Lance Corporal Matthew Myers, from the 1st Battalion Royal Irish Regiment, has told ITV News Central that he and colleagues have been in Worcester since Wednesday helping emergency services during the floods.
Widespread flooding across the country has been marked by calls for rivers to be dredged - but not everyone agrees.
Several roads have reopened as flood waters start to fall. Click here for the full list of closures still in force.
A number of roads have reopened as the flood waters start to recede. Here is the full list of closures still in force.