Britain could be set for further floods in the coming days as heavy rain sweeps across areas of the country, forecasters said.
Overnight, the south-west of England and Wales have been hit by deluges of 15-20mm, with the wet weather expected to spread further east during this morning before clearing.
Further downpours are expected later this evening and rainfall readings could reach 30mm by tomorrow, according to weather experts.
A severe weather warning of heavy rain has been issued by the Met Office for Wales, the West Midlands and south-west England.
More top news
A rollercoaster has come off the rails at a theme park in Scotland, leaving nine children and two adults in hospital.
"I saw a lot of smoke come out from the tail-end of the aircraft. I wondered if it was normal, whether it was just exhaust fumes."
The House of Commons Petitions Committee has said they will keep an eye on the petition and are concerned about fraudulent signatures.