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Flooding: flats in 4ft of water

Fire crews pump water out of basement flats Photo: Graham Franks

Firefighters in West Sussex have spent much of the night tackling flooding in homes across the county. West Sussex Fire & Rescue Service reported receiving around 150 callouts overnight.

A rescue centre was set up in the Sportsdome at Littlehampton Swimming Centre for evacuees.

The fire service reported that the hardest hit place was Littlehampton seafront where a number of basement flats were flooded to a depth of up to four feet.

Firefighters tackle floodwater Credit: Graham Franks
Emergency services have a busy night in West Sussex after flooding Credit: Graham Franks

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