Severn Trent Water say they have dealt with double the number of calls during the recent heavy downpours. Seventy percent of the calls turned out to be unnecessary. Watch Andy Bevan's full report.
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A would-be jihadi bride has been found guilty of helping a young man to fight in Syria after they struck up a long-distance romance online.
Mainly dry and rather cloudy this evening and overnight. Some clear spells may develop at times.