As temperatures dipped to freezing, UK Power Networks today came under intense pressure to restore heat and light to all homes blacked out on Christmas Eve. And there are fears of renewed flooding across the south-east with high winds and heavy rain forecast tonight. John Ryall reports.
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Holly has the early forecast for the east of the region.
Holly has the forecast for the west of the region.
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