Anniversary of flood chaos in Border region

On 3 December 2015, parts of west Cumbria including Flimby and Maryport suffered severe flooding.

It was the start of four days of chaos, and heroism, in the Border region, as thousands of homes and businesses were destroyed by Storm Desmond.

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WATCH: Top tips from flood expert

Are you worried about your home or business flooding?

We asked Mary Dhonau, who set up Know Your Flood Risk after she was flooded herself on many occasions, for her top tips on keeping your property safe.

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