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Floods chaos: 'I dumped the car'

Northern England, the Midlands, Scotland and Northern Ireland were all hard hit by heavy storms on Thursday.

Some of those caught up in the wild weather talked to BBC Radio Newcastle and described water pouring into buildings, being knee-deep in water and having to abandon cars.

  • 29 Jun 2012
  • From the section UK