A man with a 'Road closed' sign in flood waters
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Parts of Scotland affected by severe flooding

Many parts of central and southern Scotland have been affected by flooding. The worst affected areas include Stirling, Dunbartonshire, Inverclyde and Renfrewshire.

In Greenock, guests were stranded in the Holiday Inn hotel after flood water engulfed the car park and foyer.

Drivers on the A8 near Langbank were stuck for several hours as emergency services worked to clear flood water.

Firefighters rescued 27 children from Abington Primary in South Lanarkshire after water flooded the building.

James Cook reports.

  • 29 Nov 2011
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