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Damage caused to Belfast shopfronts amid Storm Dennis

The shops at Gilnahirk in east Belfast have been cordoned off due to storm damage. Credit: Pacemaker

Damage has been caused to shopfronts in east Belfast amid strong winds brought by Storm Dennis.

Bricks have collapsed at the front of the shops in the Gilnahirk area.

Fortunately, no one was injured by falling debris.

Extensive damage has been caused, but no one was injured by falling debris in Gilnahirk. Credit: Pacemaker

Meanwhile, part of a carriageway near Carrickfergus has been flooded.

The Steedstown Road on the outskirts of Lisburn has been closed due to fallen trees.

Fallen trees have led to the closure of the Steedstown Road on the outskirts of Lisburn. Credit: Pacemaker

The Foyle Bridge in Londonderry has been closed to high-sided vehicles while a speed restriction is in place for cars.

Weather warnings are in place for across Northern Ireland, the rest of the UK and the Republic of Ireland.

A weather warning remains in place for NI until well into Monday. Credit: UTV

In Co Donegal, the River Drowes burst its banks, flooding fields in the Bundoran area.

Power supplies have been affected for some homes and road users have been urged to exercise caution, with multiple reports of fallen trees.

Major incidents have been declared in south Wales – where a red warning for “life-threatening” flooding is in place – and in Herefordshire and Worcestershire.

Across England, the 594 flood warnings and alerts are the highest number on record for a single day.