Make-shift flood defences couldn't save Malmesbury

Malmesbury in Wiltshire was one of the worst areas worst hit by floods over the weekend.

The force of the water made a mockery of the sandbag defences that had been put in place to safeguard homes and businesses. Today those living in the town began salvaging what they could.

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Flooding in Malmesbury

The town of Malmesbury in Wiltshire is flooded after heavy rain last night.