Rainbow shines over Glen Innes

After the storm that passed over Glen Innes late on Thursday afternoon last week, Mother Nature did her best to put on its own Christmas light show over town.

A couple of lucky people in the main street managed to get a photo or two of a wonderful double rainbow over the top of the Town Hall in Grey Street.

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But a quick snap on the phone does not do justice to the colours and spectacle that were on display for just a few minutes after the welcome rain. And more welcome rain has continued in the days since.

The 8.8mm of rain which fell locally on Thursday, was followed by a good fall of 41.4mm on Friday.

Six millimetres fell on Sunday, followed by 5.4 by Monday afternoon.