Sports field floods as thaw and rain bring fresh weather woes

These weather logged sports fields in Houghton show the amount of water standing in Wearside.

Tuesday, 6th March 2018, 12:50 pm
Updated Tuesday, 6th March 2018, 1:10 pm
Picture by Chris Enright

This morning brought fresh havoc for drivers as heavy rain combined with thaw water to create treacherous conditions.

Picture by Chris Enright

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Chris Enright sent in the picture from Houghton, as well as a slow motion video of snow falling in Sunderland last week.

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Picture by Chris Enright