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Properties were at risk of flooding in Chingford this morning. Authorities have been at the scene throughout the day to try to prevent homes being flooded. The water has now subsided.
Firefighters are assisting with flooding in Chingford. At its peak, the flood water was 600 millimetres deep on Lower Hall Lane, but levels are subsiding. The water has not affected any homes, but crews have laid sandbags around a local electrical station as a precaution.
Four fire engines, two fire rescue units and 36 fire fighters and officers are at the scene.