Whitby under water

Whitby already under water Credit: @TrafficTees
Water level rising - people urged to stay away from coastal areas Credit: @TrafficTees
Waves intensify in Whitby Credit: Leah Hunter
Flooding behind Angel Hotel, Whitby Credit: Leah Hunter

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Red-tape holds up flood defence scheme say campaginers

Communities along the East Coast are recovering after they were hit by the most serious coastal tidal surge in over 30 years.