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Thousands live at risk of flooding

THOUSANDS of homes are at risk of flooding across Northumberland, figures show.

An analysis of Environment Agency data released by Friends of the Earth shows there are 5,321 homes at risk of flooding in the Hexham, Wansbeck and Berwick constituencies, with 2,847 at significant risk where the chances of flooding are more than one in 75 in any year.

 

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