UK has had wettest winter on record

UK has had wettest winter on record, The Met Office has announced. Credit: Press Association.

The UK has had the wettest winter on record, with 486.8mm of rain falling, beating the previous record set in 1995, the Met Office has announced

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Flood damage 'could have been prevented'

Using correct water management techniques could have prevented some of the damage from the recent floods, a group of experts has said in an open letter to the prime minister.