Calls double after flash floods

Calls to a water company have doubled following the flash flooding across the region in recent weeks.

Calls double to water company following Midlands flash floods

The flooding outside a pub in Nottinghamshire pub last month Credit: Lewis Stickley/PA Wire

Calls to a water company have doubled following the flash flooding across the region in recent weeks.

Bosses at Severn Trent Water said 70 per cent of the calls being made were for things the firm is not responsible for, like streams overflowing or drains being blocked.

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Recent flash floods left cars floating Credit: Lewis Stickley/PA Wire

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