Malton’s fight against the floods isn’t over yet

The battle to save Malton and Norton from the floods goes on tonight.

An updated flood warning has been issued, as the Derwent continues to rise. It has now reached 5.16m.

Leader of Ryedale District Council Keane Duncan said: ““The area covered by this latest warning is significantly larger than the initial warning around Welham Road. It includes the railway station, St Nicholas Street, Church Street and parts of Scarborough Road.”

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