Maiden Newton residents rally together to sweep flood water away


18th December 2011

From the Dorset Echo...

Winter Flooding in Maiden Newton

"[Maiden Newton] rallied round to stop flood water entering homes.

"As heavy rain storms battered Dorset, drains at Whitehall in Maiden Newton blocked and couldn’t deal with the deluge.

"Residents noticed the water start to rise on Thursday evening and the whole street mucked in thorough the rain and wind, using brushes to sweep the water away."

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