Felsted woman captures the Northern Lights

PUBLISHED: 11:03 03 March 2014 | UPDATED: 11:03 03 March 2014

Wendy Clark was lucky enough to get pictures of the Northen Lights

Wendy Clark was lucky enough to get pictures of the Northen Lights

WENDY CLARK

Wendy Clark, of Bannister green, Felsted, sent in this photo – she was one of the lucky few who got to capture the magnificent Aurora Borealis on Thursday evening.

The 49-year-old rushed outside with her camera after seeing on Twitter that the spectacular display – better known as the Northern Lights – that had hit parts of the south of England.

I was quite chuffed because I have always wanted to see them,” she said. “There was a tear in my eye, it was quite emotional.

“This tends to happen every once in 20 to 30 years, so it is very rare.”

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