Dramatic pictures of Mountmellick in flood after Storm Ciara

Lynda Kiernan

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Lynda Kiernan

These dramatic photographs taken by Mountmellick photographer Denis Byrne show the extent of the flood in his home Laois town following heavy rains during Storm Ciara.

Laois County Council had sandbags for collection today at points around the town as the water level continues to be monitored. Read more here. 

More video and pictures taken by local people here.

Read more on the flood here.