Flood-hit homes face demolition

Residents in Newcastle living in a block of modern townhouses that were undercut by flood waters have been told some homes will be demolished.

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Rainfall heading for the UK

The rain in Northern Ireland and western Scotland was sinking south east across the UK tonight and will continue to do so tomorrow, according to MeteoGroup.

MeteoGroup forecaster Billy Payne said: "Some of the showers are quite heavy in the north and west of the country."

Mr Payne said the expected rainfall would not help the flooding situation in the north of the country.

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