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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Police urge caution while flood waters recede

Cars make their way through flood water on Pershore High Street in Pershore, Worcestershire. Credit: David Davies/PA Wire

West Mercia Police are asking drivers to take extra care while flood waters recede across Worcestershire.

Inspector Ian Massey said "I cannot stress enough how important it is that drivers do not drive through flooded roads or fords as it is impossible to judge how the deep the water is."

Cars make their way through flood water on Pershore High Street in Pershore, Worcestershire. Credit: David Davies/PA Wire

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