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Satellite image shows surface water runoff after floods

As the floods slowly subside, in some areas to ground is so wet it can't sink in.

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Marlow flood threat: 'Army on standby'

The river levels are so high that water is approaching Marlow Church. Credit: ITN/Simon Harris

A team of soldiers have been put on alert for possible deployment to Marlow, according to local MP Dominic Grieve.

It comes as the River Thames running through the town remains swollen, whilst properties in the surrounding area have already been swamped by flood waters.

All Saints Church in Marlow when the River Thames is at normal level. Credit: Copyright Rob Farrow

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