36 pictures of the York Christmas floods 2015: Emergency services rescue flood-hit residents

Photographers Nigel Holland and Fiona McDougall capture the astonishing scenes in York as floods claim parts of the city.

Rescuers from the army, the Peak District mountain and cave rescue service, the fire service, the police and council have been working to ferry people from stricken homes and businesses to safety.

More details here and here.

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