A group of schoolgirls from Leicester are back home after spending the last 10 days in New York - stranded by Hurricane Sandy.
The girls, from Leicester High School, had their flight delayed by 6 days but instead of having extra time to see the sights, they had to revise for crucial exams. Michael Sibert reports.
Thirty eight schoolgirls from Leicester remain stranded in America as the clear up continues following hurricane Sandy's destruction.
Hurricane Sandy has been downgraded from a Hurricane to Post Tropical Cyclone.
Schoolchildren from Leicester are trapped in New York on a trip. They sent their account through the night, barricaded in a hotel.