Jeremy Corbyn records video for flooded woman
A FLOOD victim who met Jeremy Corbyn during his visit to Cockermouth has received a personal video message from him.
Liz Fitton, 65, was flooded out of her Waterloo Street home in December.
When the Labour leader visited the town after the floods he met Liz and sang her Happy Birthday as she was celebrating that day.
During Labour's party conference in Liverpool, Seaton councillor Celia Tibble asked Mr Corbyn to record the message.
The message says: "Hi Liz, it was wonderful meeting you in Cockermouth last year when we were paddling through the water trying to help people in the floods... read more
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