Flash flooding hits Tyne & Wear

Torrential downpours have led to flash flooding in many parts of Tyneside and Wearside.

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Residents say not enough is being done to help them during the floods

Homes damaged by flash flood Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

Residents in Felling, Gateshead, say not enough is being done to protect them from floods.

Many people are still living in houses with damp flooring, and wet sofas after being hit for a second time on Sunday.

They have complained that there are not enough drains in the area to protect them.

Northumbrian Water are yet to comment.

The inside of Joanne Smith's house is still boxed up because of floods. Credit: ITV Tyne Tees

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