Looking for some ideas about what the residents may have seen. Like Roswell? Ridiculous.
Star, planet, Chinese lantern, weather balloon? It sounds like possibly just a meteor coming in at an odd angle. But connecting a not abnormal event with a myth like Roswell is just so silly…
Residents in Rudloe have heralded the estate “the new Roswell”, after several people reported seeing a strange object in the sky last Sunday.
Jo Collier was among those who saw a burning orange light in the sky shortly after 8pm, and likened it to the infamous UFO incident in New Mexico in 1947, which sparked numerous conspiracy theories.
“It was like this big orange glow, absolutely huge, and the tail was bright, bright orange.
“I have looked online at The Sky at Night website and I can’t see any meteors or comets in our vicinity. It wasn’t an aeroplane, because it was going down; I think it went over the fields in Box.”
I liked that he tweeted Dara Ó Briain. Because that’s what you do when you want answers? He didn’t reply.