Ed Miliband to call for faster flooding insurance claims

Insurance bosses will meet ministers to discuss their response to the flood crisis. Victims have received £14m in emergency payments so far. Ed Miliband will call for faster processing of insurance claims when he too meets industry representatives.

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Cork city centre floods after storms batter Ireland

Ireland's coast has been battered by storms which has left Cork city centre flooded after the River Lee overflowed its banks.

Canoeists decided to take advantage of the flood in Cork. Credit: EBU
Cork city centre flooded after the River Lee overflowed its banks. Credit: EBU
The south and east of Ireland has been battered by storms and high tides. Credit: EBU

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