Wet weekend for rain-soaked UK

Britain is bracing itself for more flooding this weekend as forecasters predict further heavy downpours. The Environment Agency says nearly 300 properties have already flooded across the UK since Tuesday.

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Flooding in Taunton causes Vivary Park to close

The Vivary Park in Taunton, Somerset is likely to be closed for days due to flooding caused by torrential rain.

Vivary Park will be closed for days Credit: ITV Westcountry

Taunton Deane Borough Council was also forced to close the park last April after it was hit by severe rain storms.

Vivary Park will be closed for days Credit: ITV Westcountry

For more on the flooding in Somerset, see ITV Westcountry.

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