Compensation payouts to people living in damp and damaged council houses in England have reached more than £35m in the past five years.

Nearly 11,000 disrepair claims have been brought against councils since 2011/12, according to figures obtained by the BBC.

Seventy-five local authorities disclosed they had paid out £35.4m in total to deal with disrepair claims.

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