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Clean up under way after heavy rain caused flash flooding

Heavy rain caused flash flooding in parts of Cheshire, Greater Manchester and Merseyside. Photo: Neil Deakin

A clean-up operation is underway after heavy rain brought flood waters to parts of Cheshire, Greater Manchester and Merseyside.

Cheshire Police says flood water in Poynton and Disley has subsided after yesterday's flash flooding which closed several roads.

A number of properties were affected but there were no reports of any casualties.

In Greater Manchester, roads were closed in Stockport and Hazel Grove.

Numerous roads were closed in Cheshire as the surface water increased. Credit: Neil Deakin

Residents with any issues can call the Cheshire East emergency helpline on 0300 123 5025.

You can sign up for flood warnings on the Environment Agency's website and find the latest information on its Twitter account, @EnvAgencyNW. Alternatively, you can call the Flood Line on 0345 988 1188.