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.

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Tewkesbury hit again five years after devastating flood

This historic town of Tewkesbury in Gloucestershire is underwater again five years after it was in the national spotlight following the devastating flood of 2007.

David Boazman, the landlord of the White Bear Pub, has spent the morning bailing out his property.

David Boazman, landlord of the White Bear Pub in Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire Credit: David Davies /PA Wire
The White Bear Pub in Tewkesbury surrounded by flood water Credit: David Davies /PA Wire
Landlord David Boazman adjusts flood defences outside the door of his pub Credit: David Davies /PA Wire

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