Prince meets flood volunteers

The Earl and Countess of Wessex have been visiting Somerset today. They've been meeting with volunteers who've been helping people whose homes were damaged in the floods.

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Royal visit for Somerset flood victims

The Earl and Countess of Wessex have been in Somerset today visiting residents recovering from the winter floods. They also met volunteers who are helping to get the community back on it's feet.

Despite many local builders giving up their free time to help with repairs - many families face at least another 6 months out of their homes. Our Somerset Correspondent David Woodland reports.

Earl and Countess of Wessex meet flood volunteers

The Earl and Countess of Wessex are greeted by emergency volunteers Credit: ITV News Westcountry

The Earl and Countess of Wessex are visiting flood damaged areas of Somerset today.

They're meeting with emergency volunteers who've given up their time to help people whose homes were damaged during the floods.

The Countess of Wessex speaks with one of the volunteers Credit: ITV News Westcountry

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Prince takes selfie with emergency volunteer

Liz Twose was quick to ask the Prince to pose Credit: Somerset Emergency Volunteers

The Earl of Wessex has posed for a selfie an emergency volunteer in Somerset.

Liz Twose saw her chance as the Prince Edward and the Countess of Wessex visited flood damaged areas and met with volunteers helping people restore their homes.

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