A detailed breakdown of the winter's rainfall obtained by ITV Westcountry shows rainfall this winter was less than two inches higher than the second highest rainfall record in 1995 - when there was far less flooding but when the rivers had had some dredging.
Highest winter rainfall in Somerset (covering December, January & February):
- 2013 - 14 = 513mm
- 1994 - 95 = 465mm
- 1989 - 90 = 458mm
More top news
A traditional fairytale is getting a makeover this Christmas as classic princess Sleeping Beauty becomes a prince named Percy.
Here's a list of how hospitals in our area are dealing with the planned 24 hour strike.
Pet owners are being warned to remain vigilant after nine cats have been killed in just two weeks in Gloucester.