Work has been taking place today to repair a burst water main which caused serious flooding in the centre of Colchester on Friday night.
A number of homes were evacuated and roads shut as crews dealt with the incident.
Anglian Water say engineers will be at the scene all weekend trying to deal with the problem.
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