Parts of Ryedale have seen flooding overnight with nearly 50mm of rainfall reported in many areas.

Andy from North Yorkshire Weather said Rievaulx saw the most rainfall with 48.7mm since midnight.

He added: "Lots of reports of flooding across the region this morning especially the Helmsley and Kirkbymoorside area. Widely 30-50mm of rainfall since midnight with no warnings from the Met Office.

"Incredibly some places have since river levels of the extreme flooding of Boxing Day 2015. With already saturated ground it’s only taking half the rainfall amount to get to these levels."

Hovingham has been badly affected with the centre of the village flooded and water entering a number of houses.

Roads around Marton and Great Barugh area also said to be flooded. Fire crews are currently pumping flood water from properties in Sinnington.

Cedar Barn Farm Shop and Cafe, near Pickering, has been forced to close its Railway, Playground, Pumpkin Patch and Dog Field.

Posting on social media a statement said: "Due to excessive rain last night, I am afraid the Railway, Playground, Pumpkin Patch and Dog Field are temporarily closed due to flooding! The rest of the business remains open as usual and there are still plenty of pumpkins available to choose from, at the front of the shop. Please keep an eye on our social media for updates.Apologies for any inconvenience."

Trains have also been affected with cancellations and delays between York an Malton