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.


Flooding in Malmesbury

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