More rain expected to hit the capital in the new year

The Met Office has issued a Yellow Weather warning for rain for both London and the South East as another spell of rain is expected to hit Britain.

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More than 50 flood alerts in place for the South

Environment Agency issues 53 flood alerts for the South. Credit: Environment Agency

There are 53 flood alerts in place for the South, according to the Environment Agency, urging people to be prepared for potential flooding in the region.

Today around half a million people are expected to attend the annual New Year's Day Parade in London, which could be hit by rain and strong winds.

Read: London New Year's Day Parade to begin at midday

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