Vast areas of Britain have been left under water following torrential rain, while others are preparing for yet more flooding.
Thousands of people spent last night in emergency shelters in Gloucestershire and Worcestershire.
RAF and Coastguard helicopters have winched more than a-hundred stranded people to safety.
British Prime Minister Gordon Brown has promised to review how the disaster is being dealt with.
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