Well, it's not just people and property that have suffered during the recent floods - wildlife has also been severely affected. Natural habitats have been washed away, food sources have disappeared and many animals have been orphaned.
Well incredibly two baby otters - just 6 weeks old - have survived that ordeal. After losing their home and their parents they were taken in by a wildlife hospital near Aylesbury. Juliette Fletcher has their story.
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Direct rail services between Southampton and Brighton will be disrupted until the end of this week.
Wednesday morning's weather for the west of the region
Wednesday morning's weather for the east of the region