Incredible footage of heavy storms that hit Leicestershire on Thursday amid the extreme weather experienced in the Midlands. For more on the heavy rain in this region visit the ITV Central website.
The vast majority of homes left without power following this week's freak storms have been reconnected, according to suppliers.
Heavy rain has brought traffic chaos to the UK as flood waters closed railway lines and roads, and brought black-outs to the North East
Widespread disruption is expected to blight major transport routes for a second day after fierce storms battered England.