28th June - Today's News: Lightning Strikes Start Fires Across SE England

Some rather violent thunderstorms have, as forecast, kicked off across SE England today. This is a just a quick round-up of the reported damage:

Homes hit by lightning strike
in Maidenhead

Two Kent homes struck by lightning catch fire

Suspected lightning strike starts fire at Lupin Point in Abbey Street, Bermondsey

Lightning strikes London Colney homes

Lightning strike disrupts Gatwick Airport

Lightning strikes chimney of Havant home


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