Storm Desmond hits the Lake District and Lancashire

PUBLISHED: 08:00 07 December 2015 | UPDATED: 19:35 19 January 2016

Photo by Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Photo by Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service

Storm Desmond hit the Lake District, Cumbria and Lancashire on the weekend of 5th December 2015 with devastating effect. Here are some of the videos and images from social media.

Helicopter footage of Storm Desmond damage

Storm Desmond has caused chaos across northern England and parts of Scotland.Tens of thousands of homes are without power and hundreds of homes have been flooded.This BBC News video of helicopter footage shows some of the damage.

Posted by Newsbeat on Sunday, 6 December 2015

 

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