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There have been renewed calls in Parliament today for two rivers in Somerset to be dredged to ease flooding on the Levels.
The problem has been especially bad this year and residents claim it's made worse by silting of the rivers Tone and Parrett.
Today the area's MP, Ian Liddell-Grainger, called for routine dredging - which stopped several years ago - to be resumed:
A woman has been rescued from her car after driving into flood waters near Bridgwater.
Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue say the woman drove past numerous road closure signs on the A361 and are reminding people not to attempt to drive through flood waters.
A ferry service has been laid on for people marooned in the village of Muchelney on the Somerset levels.
Devon and Somerset Fire Service are operating a boat that's been hired from the Canal Trust. But it's not cheap - transporting residents is costing a thousand pounds a day. Here's our Somerset correspondent, David Woodland.
Somerset County Council has confirmed it has invited government ministers and flood experts to visit the county to see first-hand the devastating flooding that has hit the area.
Ministers from DEFRA and members of the all-party Parliamentary group on flooding have been invited to the county to visit the flooded in community of Muchelney, see the state of the currently closed A361 and view the levels, much of which are under several feet of flood water.
"We really want to show ministers just how bad it is in Somerset - and for a second year in a row," said Council Leader John Osman. "People want action, not words, and it is time the Government fronted up.
"We have provided a boat to help people in Muchelney, we have responded 24/7 as the flood waters rose, we have done everything in our power.
"But we still have people cut off, we still have major roads closed and we still have people stranded, worried and picking up the pieces of their life. The government can, and must, put its hand in its pockets and step in."
The Environment Agency still has 14 flood warnings in place for the South West, meaning 'flooding is expected, immediate action required'. In addition, there are also 19 flood alerts in place for the region, meaning 'flooding is possible, be prepared'.
Water levels in parts of Somerset are slowly beginning to drop and everyone has their fingers crossed there'll be no more heavy rain.
It's caused huge problems for homeowners and businesses on the Somerset Levels.. Our correspondent David Woodland reports from Langport.
A butcher's shop which was forced to close after being badly affected by floods in the village of Bishops Tawton a year ago has finally reopened. But as our correspondent Seth Conway reports, people in the area are worried about falling victim to the weather once again.
After the recent storms, a Plymouth University scientist is today warning that it will take a long time for engineers and nature to make our coastline safe. Dr Mark Davidson studies the effects of coastal erosion around the world John Andrews reports.
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Three year old Elsa Sadler can't have a birthday party because the floods on the Somerset Levels mean her friends can't get there.
It's now more than two weeks since huge parts of Somerset were hit by the flooding and it could be many more before life returns to normal.