PC Richard Gatland from Durham Police spoke to ITV News about the trouble that the weather has been causing on roads across the region.
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The Environment Agency has put a flood warning in place for the River Ouse in York.
Residents are being warned to take immediate action as a severe flood warning has been issued for Boroughbridge in North Yorkshire.
Gluten free food will no longer be available on prescription to adults in Scarborough and Ryedale from next month.