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South braced for 75mph winds as Storm Barney approaches

Warnings have been issued that an approaching storm could bring winds up up 75mph causing trees to fall, flooding and power cuts.

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'An almighty bang & the house shook' - Storm Barney shock for family after huge oak lands at front door

Oak tree falls in Storm Barney

A 60ft oak tree has come down in strong winds in Oxfordshire damaging three homes and crushing a car.

Specialist teams were called to Mendip Heights in Didcot just after 9pm last night. People living close said they heard a loud bang as the tree smashed onto the road.

Treefall has damaged properties in Didcot

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