5. MPS helicopters caught stunning shots from the ground and in the air.
9. Outside London, storm chaser Jamie Russell captured this impressive image on the south coast of the Isle of Wight.
10. Lightning was also spotted in Newquay, Cornwall.
11. Adam Gibbard snapped these blue and purple photos in Penzance.
13. Neal Allen caught this apocalyptic spread of forked lightning in Penzance, Cornwall.
14. Gloucester also received some of the thousands of lightning strikes across the UK.
15. From ominous clouds, to spectacular lightning.
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