Nature’s stunning tribute to coronavirus frontline staff fills Sunderland sky

Mother Nature paid her own tribute to frontline workers fighting coronavirus in Sunderland tonight.

Sunday, 26th April 2020, 9:36 pm
Updated Sunday, 26th April 2020, 10:14 pm

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In recent weeks, the rainbow has become the symbol of support for those putting their lives on the line to fight the pandemic.

Pictures have sprung up across the city as people seek to show their backing for health service and care workers.

The rainbow over St John's Church in Ashbrooke

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But this evening, Sunday, April 26, Mother Nature put all our efforts to shame, with a beautiful full rainbow visible across the city.

Echo reporter Kevin Clark caught it over St John’s church in Ashbrooke, while readers from Fulwell to Houghton were quick to message our Facebook page with their own stunning images.

Did you see tonight’s stunning spectacle? Send your pictures to our Facebook page or e-mail [email protected]

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Bridget Mulvaney, Sandra Blyth and Siobhan Giles took these amazing images

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