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.
Trying to get train from Darlington to Kings Cross. This might take a while
A 91-year-old woman was found dead in her flood-hit North Wales home after torrential rain caused widespread devastation across the country.
Climate scientists have been predicting more frequent flooding in this country for years, and their models show it is likely to get worse.
Water-logged communities across Britain are braced for more torrential rain and flooding overnight.