Large parts of Powys has been bathed in a strange red glow from a a mysterious weather phenomenon.

The reddish sky and red-looking sun have been reported across the region.

The phenomenon is appraently due to the remnants of Hurricane Ophelia dragging in tropical air and dust from the Sahara.

Our photographer Mike Sheridan has took fantastic pictures of the sun in Welshpool

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