Oxford still on flood alert

THE Thames through parts of Oxford remain on flood warning today

The Environment Agency put the section of river between Botley, Hinksey and Grandpont under flood warning yesterday afternoon, with an alert that properties around Iffley facing flooding today and Botley tomorrow.

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26 rescued from flooded caravan park

Families have been evacuated as homes at a caravan park in Kent were submerged in floods. Firefighters were called out to help those living in a mobile home park at Yalding to safety. Flood alerts remain in place across several rivers in the south.