Northern Lights expected to show again

The Northern Lights last night took Britain by surprise as it put on an amazing show across the United Kingdom and around the world.

Tonight they are expected to make a extra special appearance for the second night in a row.

The Northern Lights is simply an Aurora which is a surge of charged particles from the sun, in other words a solar wind, when it comes towards the earth the magnetic fields causing the amazing lights.

If you see the Northern Lights tonight drop us a tweet @bnpolice with your photos of the Northern Lights and we will share it with everyone.