The Prime Minister David Cameron has today expressed his shock at the flooding which has hit the South West. He's promised to "ensure everything is being done to help" after a woman died in Exeter.
The woman became a second victim to the horrendous weather this week. She was killed after being trapped in a fallen tree. On Thursday, a man died after his car became stuck under a bridge in Chew Stoke in Somerset.
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