Businesses in a Norfolk village are counting the cost of having to close because of flooding. High tides and fast melting snow have caused problems in Horning near Norwich. Those businesses are wondering what can be done to prevent it happening again.
Businesses in a village on the Norfolk Broads have been hit by flooding. A mixture of Spring tides, westerly winds and the rapid thaw of snow have caused problems in Horning near Norwich.
The Ferry pub and a fish and chip shop in Ferry Road are both closed because of flooding and the manager of a local boat hire company is having to take staff to and from work by boat. Although the water is receding, it's still more than a foot deep in places.