Hundreds of homes remain without power this evening, as communities in the south-east assess the cost of four days of flooding.
One of the worst hit villages was Yalding in Kent, where David Cameron was yesterday confronted by a resident, angry at the lack of help.
Today her message appeared to have been heard, as John Ryall reports.
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