Major work needed to prevent further flooding on the banks of the Ehen

The four storey building is being dismantled brick by brick in order to prevent a further fall of debris blocking the river and preventing the town from being flooded.

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Work continues to dismantle collapsed flats in Egremont

Council workers are attempting to remove the remains of a four storey building that fell into the Ehen in Egremont after foundations were undermined by swollen river levels.