Pictures: Newham hit by storms

17:09 21 July 2014

Vicki Rowlands took this photo of the lightning

Vicki Rowlands took this photo of the lightning

Vicki Rowlands

Thunder and lightning became a familiar sight in the borough over the weekend.

Vicki Rowlands took this image of the stormVicki Rowlands took this image of the storm

While it meant an interrupted night’s sleep for most people, it was a chance for photographers to grab some rather impressive shots.

Vicki Rowlands, from Plaistow, took these pictures of the lightning striking the borough.

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