- West Country (E)
Flooding caused problems for commuters in Bristol this morning. Flood barriers were used in Avon Crescent for the first time. Cumberland Road and Coronation Road were both closed because of flood water from the River Avon. The A4 Portway was also closed for a time.
Three year old Elsa Sadler can't have a birthday party because the floods on the Somerset Levels mean her friends can't get there.
It's now more than two weeks since huge parts of Somerset were hit by the flooding and it could be many more before life returns to normal.
People living on the Somerset Levels, many of whom are cut off by the recent floods, are calling for regular dredging to solve the problem