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 […]

UK weather warning as Met Office issues yellow alert for strong gales tomorrow

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox The Met Office has issued an urgent yellow weather warning to Brits as strong gales threaten to affect train services and commuter routers. Strong northerly winds will thrash parts of East Anglia on Friday September 25, and […]

Flood alerts issued as rain, thunder and fog to batter Britain

Brits could be facing the wettest September on record as the nation is to be battered with heavy rain along with fog patches. Flood alerts have been issued by the Met Office as a result of heavy rainfall in parts of England. River levels are also to rise as a result of the heavy rainfall […]

Remnants of Hurricane Laura to bring rain, flooding and strong winds to UK

"Washout Wednesday" floods will hit the UK on Wednesday as ex- Hurricane Laura boosts a 1,200 mile-wide storm starting autumn with up to three inches' rain and 60mph gales. The Met Office said Laura, which had 150mph winds and killed six in Louisiana in the US, is strengthening an Atlantic low pressure system bringing heavy […]

Shoppers terrified as roof collapses in superstore and narrowly misses customers

Shoppers in a store had a lucky escape after the shop roof collapsed narrowly missing customers. Staff at Dunelm in Plymouth, Devon, were forced to shut the shop early after the roof caved in the doorway – almost smashing into unsuspecting shoppers. One witness had a miraculous near miss as he said part of the […]

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 […]