Flooding hits the East of England

The big clean up is underway after one of the biggest storm surges since 1953 hit the region last week. Thousands were evacuated from their homes and power was lost in many parts of the region. Transport networks also suffered.

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200 people spend the night at Clacton County High School

Buses take residents to Clacton County High School.

Clacton County High School is going to close tomorrow as it continues to care for those who have been evacuated from their homes in Jaywick in Essex. Around 200 people are sleeping at the school tonight.

The RSPCA have been working with Tendering District Council to put around 40 dogs into kennels overnight.

Hundreds of Police remain in Jaywick monitoring the situation overnight.

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