Energy boss: 'More could have been done'

The boss of UK Power Networks, which supplies eight million homes in the South East, said more could have been done in response to the storms that hit Britain over Christmas, leaving many without power.

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Swans swim through flood water following heavy rain

Swans swim through floodwater around the River Severn in Worcester. Credit: Joe Giddens/PA Wire
Severe weather conditions have caused widespread chaos across the UK. Credit: Joe Giddens/PA Wire
Around 100,000 homes were left without power following strong winds and heavy rain. Credit: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

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