12 Nov 2019

Yorkshire flooding victims say they’ve been forgotten by government

Not just flooded out, but forgotten – that’s what angry residents of the villages worst hit by the Yorkshire floods are claiming, furious at what they see as the lack of any government response.

Boris Johnson denied claims that money was being concentrated in the south east, claiming the whole country was protected.

But opposition leaders who’ve been visiting the worst affected areas are calling on the Prime Minister to declare a national emergency.