Freak weather conditions early this week caused havoc across the UK leaving several houses and businesses flooded.

While central London experienced bright and sunny weather a tornado hit the Humber, Hull experienced torrential hailstorms and lightening struck York railway station four times in a matter of minutes.

Cunningham Ellis & Buckle loss adjusters waded through four inches of hail stones as they surveyed the damage in Hull. It is estimated that about 80 houses and businesses in the area have been affected.