Snow hits UK less than 48 hours since the end of September heatwave

Snow has fallen in the UK less than 48 hours since the end of the September heatwave. Leeds has been left with piles of snow from overnight after hail and snow hit parts of West Yorkshire – and up to two inches of rain and 65mph winds could also hit parts of the UK on […]

Huge police presence as ‘third body this year’ found alongside River Cam

Police, paramedics and firefighters swooped on the river Cam in Cambridge this morning (September 22) after a body was found in Jesus Green Lock, Chesterton Road. Hugo Davies, 33, who lives on a boat along the River Cam said he woke up to the emergency service response this morning, which was a lot to take […]

Dad found dead lying face-down in sea by daughter after going for swim

A family day out at the beach turned into a tragedy when a daughter found her dad lying face down in the water. Paul Lee, 65, visited the beach at Clacton-on-Sea in Essex with his family on August 10 to soak up the summer sun. Just before 10:30am, the Clacton local decided to go for […]

Cops save ‘distressed’ dog found abandoned in hot van during heatwave

A "distressed" dog was found by police officers trapped in a hot van during the extreme heatwave. Cops shared the heartbreaking story after they were called to save the abandoned dog who was in the roasting vehicle for an hour. Members of the public called emergency services on Wednesday when temperatures soared, reports Cambridgeshire Live. […]

Dramatic moment lightning strikes house as thunderstorms sweep the UK

Dramatic footage has shown lightning striking a house as the scorching UK heatwave comes to a wet and windy end. Heavy rain and storms have started sweeping across the country today following record-breaking temperatures recently. Donna Tizzard, from Wrexham, Wales, was filming such a thunderstorm outside her house yesterday evening when the lightning strikes. The […]