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Heavy rain hits the region

Tendring Hundred Show visitors in their wellies Photo: ITV Anglia

Heavy overnight rain has caused problems at the Tendring Hundred Show in Essex. Organisers of the agricultural show, held at Lawford near Manningtree, asked people to stay away until midday, and then only use the car park if they have a 4x4 vehicle.

Up to 25,000 people were expected to attend.

A Tendring Hundred Show visitor not affected by the rain Credit: ITV Anglia

Four Environment Agency flood warnings are currently in place across the Anglia region.

Girton, Cambridge:

Woodlands Park, Woodlands Close, Dodford Lane, Fairway, Northfield, Oakington Road.

Warning issued following reports of property flooding in Girton; Dodford Lane closed until further notice.

Grendon Brook catchment, Northamptonshire:

Yardley Hastings, Denton, Bozeat, Easton Maudit, Grendon.

A band of very heavy rain has passed over the area and river levels are rising.

Cogenhoe Mill caravan site, Northamptonshire:

River Nene at Cogenhoe Mill caravan site.

A band of very heavy rain has passed over the area and river levels are rising. Further rain is forecast, some of it very heavy.

Bin Brook, Newnham, Cambridge:

Properties close to the Bin Brook including Barton Road, Dane Drive, Fulbrooke Road, Gough Way, Grantchester Road, Herschel Road, Penarth Place, Sylvester Road, Wootton Way.

River levels are continuing to rise and further rainfall is expected. Environment Agency staff are on the ground supporting local residents.