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Insurance claims from December floods exceed 15,000

The average cost of each domestic claim for the floods caused by Storms Desmond, Eva and Frank is around 50,000 pounds

More than 15,000 insurance claims have now been made for flooded homes and businesses in the wake of December's storms - and 85% of them have been fully or partly paid out so far - according to the Association of British Insurers (ABI).