16 Absolutely Breathtaking Photos Of The Northern Lights Taken In Scotland And The North Of England

The Aurora Borealis lit up the UK last night, and it was beautiful.

1. St. Mary’s Lighthouse and Visitor Centre, Whitley Bay, North Tyneside.

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2. Embleton Bay in Northumberland.

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3. St. Mary’s Lighthouse and Visitor Centre, Whitley Bay, North Tyneside.

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4. Embleton Bay in Northumberland.

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5. St Mary’s Lighthouse, Whitley Bay.

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6. Whitley Bay.

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7. St Mary’s Lighthouse, Whitley Bay.

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8. Thurso in Caithness, Scotland.

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9. Dunnet Beach in Caithness, Scotland.

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10. Thurso in Caithness, Scotland.

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11. Dunnet Beach in Caithness, Scotland.

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12. Ayr, Scotland.

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13. Inverkirkaig, near Lochinver in Sutherlandshire, Scotland.

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14. Ayr, Scotland.

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15. Ayr, Scotland.

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16. Inverkirkaig, near Lochinver in Sutherlandshire, Scotland.

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Ailbhe Malone is the UK lifestyle editor for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
 
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