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Flooding continues in the UK
Since Sunday torrential rain has caused problems throughout the country.
Last Modified: 27 Sep 2012 11:03

Although they knew it was coming, the stormy weather across the UK still caused widespread flooding.

The rain started to pour across the UK on Sunday, and vast swathes of the country are still underwater.

Amongst those areas worst effected are the northern towns of Boroughbridge, Newburn, Selby and Tadcaster as well as the historic city of York.

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