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Residents evacuated and homes submerged in water after river bursts its banks

1 month ago   |   By Metro

An emergency shelter has been set up after residents in Snaith, East Riding were forced to avacuate their homes
Residents in East Yorkshire have been forced to evacuate their homes after the River Aire burst its banks.
Firefighters were seen leading people in Snaith, East Riding to safety after heavy flooding over the past three weeks led to water sweeping through the town.
Selby Road and Carlton Bridge had to be closed due to the level of the flooding, which claimed cars and garden sheds from a nearby business.
Nearby farms and fields were also submerged by the rising water levels, which...
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Homes evacuated as River Aire floods in East Yorkshire

Homes evacuated as River Aire floods in East Yorkshire

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

Homes were being evacuated and roads closed in East Yorkshire after the River Aire burst its banks.
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River Aire flooding: Homes evacuated as Yorkshire river bursts banks and sweeps cars off roads

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

Police tell residents to head to church for shelter as waters threaten to overrun communities
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River Aire: Residents evacuated as homes submerged after river bursts banks

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

Residents are being evacuated from homes in East Yorkshire which have been submerged in water after the River Aire burst its banks.
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River Aire bursts sweeping cars off road and submerging homes as police evacuate area

River Aire bursts sweeping cars off road and submerging homes as police evacuate area

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

Emergency services have descended on Snaith, Humberside, after the River Aire burst its banks on Tuesday afternoon forcing some homes to be evacuated
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