York’s spectacular sunrise: photographers capture red dawn

Today's amazing sky over York. Photograph: Richard McDougall
12 Dec 2013 @ 9.19 am
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Today's amazing sky over York. Photograph: Richard McDougall
Today’s amazing sky over York. Photograph: Richard McDougall

Getting up in the dark is never easy, but early risers today (December 12) were rewarded with a stunning sunrise.

Vivid pinks, purples and reds made the sky over Yorkshire look like something from a sci-fi movie. And thanks to some talented photographers out there, the brief light show was captured forever.

Here are some of the pictures posted on Twitter…