Seeing the floods - on the news - has brought back memories for those who witnessed similar events more than 60 years ago.
Then, as now, the Thames Valley was badly hit but, as Roy Cooper remembers, the cause wasn't rain - but melting snow. Richard Jones reports.
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Extinction Rebellion Dover said the action is aimed at drawing attention to climate change.
It started in an outbuilding and spread to neighbouring properties between Tidmarsh Street and Pangbourne Street on Friday evening.
Dry and sunny with a warm breeze. Helen Plint has the forecast for the Meridian West region.