REACTION: Weird sky compared to the ‘apocalypse’

A view from the top of High Street Car Park
A view from the top of High Street Car Park

Dark skies and a weird smell in Worthing this afternoon have prompted some readers to compare it to the ‘apocalypse’.

The early darkness has been caused by the approaching Storm Ophelia, which has drawn Saharan dust to the UK, making the sun appear red according to the Met Office.