FIREFIGHTERS are battling to remove several thousand litres of water from a caravan park this evening.

Heavy rainfall overpowered onsite pumps at Primrose Valley, in Scarborough, so a fire crew was tackle the problem.

It is hoped the levels will be reduced enough to allow the onsite equipment to take over.

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Elsewhere, firefighters were called out to Hunmanby Gap, Filey, after 22 homes were flooded. Sandbags are being distributed to those affected.