A storm chaser has captured the moment lightning struck inside a rainbow.
Six people injured by debris from a lightning strike at a US golf event have been treated and released.
A toilet exploded after its owner’s septic tank was struck by lightning, according the plumber who inspected the damage.
Upward lightning shooting from the top of a mountain has been captured on camera by an amateur photographer.
Early thunderstorms in the north wreaked havoc for commuters yesterday as lightning disrupted train travel.
The recent spell of hot weather across the north of Scotland came to an abrupt - but temporary - end overnight as lightning strikes hit.
Areas of the UK experienced thunder and lightning storms on Tuesday evening and Wednesday morning, with Twitter users saying they had been woken up by the noise.
Rail passengers faced delays and cancellations after lightning strikes damaged signalling equipment.
Trains between Inverness and Beauly are currently out of service this morning after lightning strikes bring services to a standstill.
The sun is shining in the north of Scotland today - but the Met Office has warned thunderstorms are on their way.
Thousands of homes were left without power after thunder and lightning storms struck down supplies across Scotland.
Lightning struck the north-east last night and this timelapse video shows the scale of it.
People across the north-east have managed to catch a lightning strike on camera. The Met Office issued a warning earlier today about a “surge of frequent lightning activity”. Here are some of the best photographs we’ve seen so far:
A yellow weather warning for lightning has been issued for parts of north of Scotland.
People in the north and north-east have been warned to heed safety advice as thunderstorms descend on the region tonight.
A historic 15th-century Highland castle is in line for essential repair work after being struck by forked lightning.
Fork lightning lit up the sky during a stormy night in the Outer Hebrides last night. Carnan resident Ian Taylor’s dashcam footage shows strikes during a trip in South Uist from Loch Carnan to Balivanich.
More than 300 wild reindeer have been killed by lightning in central Norway in what wildlife officials described as an unusually large natural disaster.
A Speyside couple have been left without a phone or internet connection for nearly a month after lightning wreaked havoc to their community.
Last night's incredible lightning storm has been captured in stunning detail by a north-east camera man using slow-motion photography.
Two people have died as a result of separate lightning strikes in the Brecon Beacons.
People living in four wooden houses yesterday described the terrifying moment when their homes were struck by lightning yesterday morning.
Four houses in a west Highland village have been struck by lightning.