'Hefty delays' at Manchester Piccadilly after lightning

There are still "hefty delays" at Manchester Piccadilly station following lightning strikes:

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Some platforms are now in use again at Manchester #Piccadilly - there are still quite hefty delays to and from the station though

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Homes hit by flash flooding

More than 50 homes were hit by by flash flooding following heavy rain that broke the heatwave in a series of heavy thunderstorms. Nottinghamshire Police said houses in Southwell were particularly badly hit by the extreme weather.