Severe flood warnings remains along east coast

Mobile flood defences in Sandwich Kent.
Mobile flood defences in Sandwich Kent. Credit: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

In many areas people are returning to their homes and trying to assess the damage after last night's storm surge, however there are still 12 severe flood warnings - meaning a danger to life - in place down the east coast.

Head Gardener Steve Edney wades through flood water as he rescues rare plants with his team from the Secret Gardens of Sandwich.
Head Gardener Steve Edney wades through flood water as he rescues rare plants with his team from the Secret Gardens of Sandwich. Credit: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

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The flood waters in Faversham, Kent.
The flood waters in Faversham, Kent. Credit: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

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Cameron views tidal surge damage in flood hit town

David Cameron surveyed the extent of the flood damage as he visited a town hit by last week's tidal surge. The Prime Minister visited Wells-next-the-Sea in north Norfolk and met those whose properties were damaged.