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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Aberystwyth's sea front in 'complete mess' after storms

Further storms, high tides and gale-force winds are expected across many parts of the UK over the weekend.

In Aberystwyth, the town's promenade has been left in a "complete mess" after debris was strewn across it after bad weather.

Recent bad weather has left slabs scattered across Aberystwyth's promenade. Credit: Millie Farmer/PA

Aberystwyth University student Millie Farmer said: "They're starting to clear up. It's a complete mess".

"The promenade slabs have been scattered everywhere.....It's a real shame. The front was damaged by storms a few weeks ago. They'd only just repaired it. Now it's been ruined again."

The sea front has been closed to the public due to high tides and strong winds. Credit: Millie Farmer/PA

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