Flooding hits the East of England

The big clean up is underway after one of the biggest storm surges since 1953 hit the region last week. Thousands were evacuated from their homes and power was lost in many parts of the region. Transport networks also suffered.

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Norfolk sandbag locations (Great Yarmouth)

Norfolk Police have opened up the following sandbag locations:

  • Beach Coach Station
  • Pasteur Road car park (opposite Topps Tiles)
  • Southgates Road
  • Quay Road
  • Gorleston by the toiletsand the Runham Road junction

An additional site will open from approximately 1pm at the bottom of Beaconsfield Road (Northgate end). Police are asking people to bring their own shovels.

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