These pictures show the extent of the damage suffered by one Thatto Heath family during the recent flash floods.
Jonathon Wright took photographs of Kimberley Avenue under a deluge of water.
However, the dad blamed blocked drains for exacerbating the problem.
He said: “Still received no help from neither United Utilities who said it was caused by a blockage in there drains or Helena Housing who said it’s up to United Utilities to sort out even though we have a deaf two-year-old in the house where raw sewage has been.”
Council cabinet member Seve Gomez-Aspron took to Twitter last week to insist the flash flooding was not made worse by block drains but by the downpours experienced across the borough in recent days.