British political leaders are swapping blame over floods which have drenched elements of England as the deluge turns into an issue within the marketing campaign for the Dec. 12 election.
Opposition Labour Party chief Jeremy Corbyn is visiting elements of northern England that have been soaked by overflowing rivers after as a lot as 4.Four inches of rain fell in in the future. One lady died when she was swept away by floodwaters.
Corbyn mentioned the Conservative authorities had “failed to prepare communities by investing in flood prevention.”
Prime Minister Boris Johnson visited the realm on Friday, and mentioned the federal government was investing more cash in flood defences.
The rain eased Saturday however the Atmosphere Company mentioned seven extreme “danger to life” flood warnings remained in place alongside the swollen River Don.
© 2019 The Canadian Press