Aerial views of flooded parts of York
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UK floods: Aerial view of floods in Yorkshire and Lancashire

An extra 500 troops have been brought in to deal with "unprecedented" flooding in Yorkshire and Lancashire.

Emergency teams are evacuating homes in York, where police say 3,500 properties were at risk near the River Foss.

The BBC News helicopter has captured scenes of the extent of the flooding in Yorkshire and Lancashire.

  • 27 Dec 2015
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