More than 800 homes flooded after storms hit the UK
The Telegraph: 816 houses have been damaged by high floodwater in the UK, according to the Environment Agency. Devon and Cornwall are among the worst-affected areas, along with the historic town of Malmesbury.
There are some 260 flood alerts in England and Wales. More than 200 other flood warnings are in place across England. Two people have died so far in the storms.
Photo: Diana Mallows, 90, had to be rescued from her village home near Taunton. (Reuters)
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