Our very own X-Files? - Pubgoers spot UFOs

PUBLISHED: 19:56 20 May 2008 | UPDATED: 21:55 26 October 2009

Andre Guinebault who runs Datchworth post office with landlord John Mitchell

Andre Guinebault who runs Datchworth post office with landlord John Mitchell

TOP secret Ministry of Defence UFO information was released last week, revealing what have been called 'Britain's X-Files'. In the same week the WHT received information about two separate sightings in Times Territory. Reporter Simon Wesson investigates.

TOP secret Ministry of Defence UFO information was released last week, revealing what have been called 'Britain's X-Files'.

In the same week the WHT received information about two separate sightings in Times Territory. Reporter Simon Wesson investigates.

STRANGE lights have been spotted in the skies above one village for weeks, according to several residents.

John Mitchell, landlord at The Plough, on Datchworth Green, told the WHT that "something is regularly appearing".

He said: "Me and my neighbour Andre keep seeing very strange, extremely bright, flashing lights in the fields round the back of the pub. I've seen them at the last thing at night and he sees them first thing in the morning, it's normally two or three and they move at great speed.

"They are very very unusual."

Andre Guinebault added: "Just this week, there was what I can only explain as a huge explosion in the field.

"It was almost as if someone had dropped a luminous green bomb in the field. It was massive and there were very bright lights in the background, moving at abnormal speeds."

A regular at the pub said: "I've seen these lights regularly, they are not human. Someone is not telling us something, because the day after these happenings, there were massive helicopters flying around the village, the other day it was an American gunship, with machine guns either side!"

A MAN from The Commons, WGC, also reported an incident to the British UFO Research Association this week.

He told the WHT: "I was working at my computer at home when I noticed a couple of bright lights in the sky, which looked odd.

"I pulled the net curtain back and saw two longish objects a good distance apart, moving south in what I can only describe as a very serene way.

"They moved in complete unison and were a yellow/orange colour. It was impossible to judge how high up they were.

"I then noticed a third one a long way ahead of the other two, which appeared much less bright and smaller, but that was probably because it was further away.

"I think if I had drawn lines to join them together, it would have resembled a triangle. It continued at a slow pace until it got too far away to see any more.

"I've never seen anything vaguely similar before. It was not an aeroplane as there was no sound."

The 49-year-old, who has an interest in the paranormal, said: "I am not the sort of person who thinks that every plane, satellite or weather balloon is a UFO.

"In the 20 years that I have been interested, I have never seen anything like this and it made me think it was something very strange indeed.


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