On this month's political programme from Westminster, Around The House, Helen Ford was joined by a panel of MPs - including Westmorland and Lonsdale Liberal Democrat Tim Farron - to discuss the impact of the recent storms and high tides, and the calls for better flood defences.
Watch the full debate here:
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