Storms cause flood chaos in Exeter

Power cables are submerged in flood water in Exeter.
Power cables are submerged in flood water in Exeter. Credit: ITV News
Rail tracks are flooded as the flooding seeps its banks.
Rail tracks are flooded as the flooding seeps its banks. Credit: ITV News
An overhead view of the flooding which has engulfed the South West region.
An overhead view of the flooding which has engulfed the South West region. Credit: ITV News
Flooding blocks roads and floods houses in Exeter.
Flooding blocks roads and floods houses in Exeter. Credit: ITV News

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Risk of floods as rivers swell

Swollen rivers are still at risk of flooding over the next few days, the Environment Agency has said, as icy temperatures take hold of the UK. The rivers Thames, Trent and Severn remain at very high levels despite the improving weather.