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Friday, 2 January 2009

Orange lights over Bournemouth usher in a new year

The truth is out there. Sightings of mysterious orange lights in the skies over the festive period have sparked a flurry of calls to the Daily Echo.

Retired plumber Peter Pearson, 66, said he and his family spotted a glowing orange sphere over Barton-on-Sea at around 6.55am on Christmas morning.

The object shot over the skies near his home in Keysworth Avenue heading towards Bournemouth.

Mr Pearson said: “We thought it was a plane crashing or a meteorite. It was a fast orange ball and it went from east to west. My son started filming it on his mobile. Then it disappeared.

READ MORE - Source: Bournemouth Daily Echo Friday 2nd January 2009

(See previous blog entry Did you see lights in sky over Christchurch? Thursday, 27 November 2008)

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