Storms cause flooding in Nottinghamshire

Cars in flood water near Mansfield Road

Heavy storms in Nottinghamshire caused severe flooding on Tuesday night.

Many peoples homes were damaged by the sudden rain, which fell in the space of 30 minutes.

The floods also caused travel chaos when some cars were swept away by the floods.

The local supermarket was affected by the bad weather too, when water flooded the shop floors.

The BBC weather report said that on Tuesday, Nottinghamshire was the wettest place in the UK.

More on This Story

  • Newsround logoWatch Newsround

    Watch the latest update from Newsround, CBBC's news programme for children.

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.