Flood hit Gainsborough Road in Corby enters fifth day of closure

Gainsborough Road, Corby
Image caption Gainsborough Road in Corby has been repeatedly closed because of flooding

A Northamptonshire road that flooded on Christmas Eve remains closed to traffic five days on.

Residents in Gainsborough Road, Corby, have been warned it may be a number of days before the water drains away.

The street is closed in both directions between the Jubilee Avenue and Leighton Road junctions.

The road has been repeatedly flooded in recent years including in October this year and November 2012.