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UK: Torrential rain leaves Sheffield flooded

United Kingdom, Sheffield
November 08, 2019 at 11:33 GMT +00:00 · Published

The city of Sheffield in South Yorkshire was hit by heavy floods after torrential rain in the area on Thursday.

The footage filmed on Thursday evening shows flooded streets as the rain continued overnight.

According to reports, hundreds of people were stranded in one of Sheffield's shopping centres after the surrounding streets were flooded.

The UK Environment Agency has already issued more than 100 flood warnings across the country, mostly in the north of England, with the flooding causing serious disruption to roads and rail services.

Mandatory Credit: Steven Whitehead

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The city of Sheffield in South Yorkshire was hit by heavy floods after torrential rain in the area on Thursday.

The footage filmed on Thursday evening shows flooded streets as the rain continued overnight.

According to reports, hundreds of people were stranded in one of Sheffield's shopping centres after the surrounding streets were flooded.

The UK Environment Agency has already issued more than 100 flood warnings across the country, mostly in the north of England, with the flooding causing serious disruption to roads and rail services.

Mandatory Credit: Steven Whitehead

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