Stranded Students Return Home

The latest on students from Shropshire and Leicester who were stuck in New York, as a result of Superstorm Sandy.

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Leicester schoolgirls wait for flight back to UK

Thirty eight Leicester schoolgirls remain stranded in America as the clear up operation continues following the havoc caused by hurricane Sandy.

They were supposed to fly home from Washington today but instead are struggling to get a flight out of New York.

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