Sarah and Kevin Sandell are celebrating the arrival of baby Noah after a dash to the hospital through the floods. The couple from Skeeby, North Yorkshire, faced road closures and rising
water levels as they made their way from the village to the James Cook Hospital in Middlesbrough this week.
They say Noah was on their list of names and given the conditions they had to battle through, it seemed a good choice.
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Middlesbrough's survival hopes were seriously dented after slipping to a 1 nil defeat at the hands of relegation rivals Crystal Palace.
The 2-0 defeat - their sixth in 11 league matches - for bottom side Sunderland saw them slip four points from safety .
Ciaran Clark's 82nd-minute header earned a huge point in the race for promotion after the Robins had gone in at half-time with a shock lead