Flooded communities begin to recover their homes and businesses

Thousands of residents have been displaced by Storm Desmond, but now the clean-up process begins as people across the region start to salvage their homes and businesses.

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Floods Minister visits 'forgotten village'

Warcop was flooded in December. Credit: Viewer footage

Floods Minster and Cumbrian MP Rory Stewart is visiting Warcop near Appleby today.

Residents say the village, which was hit by the Storm Desmond floods in early December, has been ignored and has not had the attention of other flooded areas.

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