David Cameron spends a second day in the South West

David Cameron in the region yesterday Credit: ITV News West Country

The Prime Minister David Cameron is spending a second day in the South West.

He'll be continuing with his visit to the area's worst affected by the floods, as parts of the region brace themselves for more bad weather to come.

He's given lukewarm backing to Lord Smith, the chairman of the Environment Agency, over his response to the flooding, saying now is "not the time to change personnel".

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Prime Minister inspects South West storm damage

David Cameron is spending a second day in the South West inspecting storm damage. He started the day at Dawlish with workers repairing the rail track.