Northumbria Police have issued an update on areas in Sunderland that are currently affected by flooding.
They are as follows:
Sunderland beach - a minor road is closed.
Hendon Fish Quay.
South Hylton near the Gold Lion Pub.
Police and partner agencies are working reassure residents with extra officers sent to the worst affected areas.
People can access the latest ‘alert’ information at the environment agency website - www.environmnet-agency.gov.uk or by calling Floodline on 0845 988 1188. Specific flood information is available at www.environment-agency.gov.uk/homeandleisure/floods