1. St Nicholas chapel, a Grade 1 listed building in Ilfracombe, was struck by lightning last Friday.
Local photographer Jason Twist was in the right place at the right time. “The storm was very impressive, so I grabbed my camera and started snapping about 500 photos”, he told BBC.
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