In a recent online report Yorkshire has come out on top as the part of the UK that makes more reports of UFO sightings that any other part of the country. In fact the county has made 842 reports since 2008, almost double what neighbouring county Lancashire who lie in third on the list.
16th December 2002
A number of objects spotted in the sky – quite large, long, thin and shaped like cuttlefish. Joined to become a rectangular, vertical light, skimming along.
1st September 2008Rothwell/Leeds West Yorkshire An orb shaped object, with a disc shape underneath, was in the sky for about ten to fifteen minutes.
8th November 2008
Carlton nr Rothwell/Leeds West Yorkshire – The objects looked like Chinese lanterns. They were orange in colour and very bright. The objects moved very fast and were extremely manoeuvrable.
Sources: uk-ufo.co.uk, ufoupdateslist.com, ufo-hunters.com, higgypop.com, yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk
One of our readers has sent us this image which was taken in the early hours of the morning one weekend. The image shows a formation of 9-12 lights, they are quite faint in the sky and can not be explained.
If you have an idea of what these could be please add to the comments.