SLIDESHOW: Your pictures of spectacular aurora display over Northumberland

There was an amazing display of the Northern Lights in the sky above Northumberland last night.

Monday, 7th March 2016, 2:44 pm
Updated Monday, 7th March 2016, 2:48 pm
David Sanderson took this picture of the aurora borealis with the Royal Border Bridge in the foreground.

The shimmering glow of the aurora borealis was visible with the naked eye across the length of the county.

Readers sent in pictures from Blyth and Cresswell Bay to Bamburgh and Berwick, and here is a slideshow of some of them.

David Sanderson took this picture of the aurora borealis with the Royal Border Bridge in the foreground.

The previous display seen from Northumberland heralded the new year in spectacular fashion.

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David Sanderson took this picture of the aurora borealis with the Royal Border Bridge in the foreground.