Dragon's Den star Duncan Bannatyne stranded by flooding

The Dragon's Den star Duncan Bannatyne has tweeted that he is stranded in Darlington where trains have been disrupted by flooding on the line.

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Trying to get train from Darlington to Kings Cross. This might take a while

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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.