N Ireland residents pick up bottled water
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N Ireland residents struggle without water

About 40,000 people across Northern Ireland are struggling to cope without water supplies, NI Water has confirmed.

Almost 80 towns and villages have been affected. NI Water has warned that the disruption will continue for several more days.

Sharon Hunter and her family live in Belfast. Their water supply was cut off on Tuesday afternoon.

  • 29 Dec 2010