Residents along Thames prepare for more flooding

The Environment Agency has warned communities along the River Thames throughout Surrey, Berkshire and Oxfordshire of the risk of further flooding, after it burst its banks. There are currently more than 70 flood warnings in place.

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Coastal areas on alert as bad weather hits

Weather warnings have been issued across the UK by the Met Office, who are urging people in coastal ares to be vigilant as heavy rain, high tides and gale force winds hit the country.

In Scotland, adverse weather is expected in the Highlands, Strathclyde, Central Belt, and the Borders.

The south west, south east and north west of England have been put on alert for high force winds.

Wales *and *Northern Ireland are also expected to bear the brunt of the bad weather.

For more information visit the Met Office Website

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