- West Country (E)
People in Tewkesbury in Gloucestershire fear they could be flooded following recent heavy rain. Water has been pouring into the already swollen Severn from the Welsh mountains.
There is already flooding on the main road into town and residents of Abbey Terrace are concerned they'll be next. Tewkesbury Borough Council has set up an emergency rest centre at its offices in Gloucester Road offices and has been distributing sandbags to homes at risk.
Campaigners have come up with a novel way to prevent future flooding across our region by reintroducing beavers to our waterways.
The Prime Minister has announced a £10 million support package for businesses affected by the floods.
Part of Gloucester has withstood the high tides so far but a severe warning remains in place with fears of more flooding