Snail uses empty bag of sweets as a raft to escape the rising floodwater

This snail was spotted floating through Egham in Surrey on a sweet wrapper to try and get away from the floods.

. Credit: ITV News/Simon Harris

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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.