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In Pictures: Flooding and frost as temperatures plummet after wet weekend

Some parts of Ireland were also affected.

Paul Hayes ferries people to dry land after their family holiday accommodation in Lower Lydbrook was surrounded by floodwater (Ben Birchall/PA)
Paul Hayes ferries people to dry land after their family holiday accommodation in Lower Lydbrook was surrounded by floodwater (Ben Birchall/PA)

By PA Reporters

Many parts of the UK have been hit by flooding after heavy rain swept across the country over the weekend.

The wet weather then gave way to the autumn’s first widespread frost, with some parts of Ireland also affected.

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David Arbon has a cup of tea as he looks out of his cottage in Gloucestershire (Ben Birchall/PA)
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Sunrise over the Malvern Hills in Worcestershire, where temperatures dipped overnight and produced frost in parts of the county (Jacob King/PA)
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Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service members check vehicles stranded by the overflowing River Wye (Ben Birchall/PA)
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Dog walkers find they cannot go any further due to floodwater in Lower Lydbrook, Gloucestershire (Ben Birchall/PA)
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Paul Hayes ferries children to dry land after their family holiday accommodation was surrounded by floodwater (Ben Birchall/PA)
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Members of Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service use an inflatable raft as they wade through flood water in Lower Lydbrook (Ben Birchall/PA)
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The River Ouse burst its banks in the centre of York (@emrhxxd/Emily/Twitter/PA)
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Rivers also burst their banks in Worcestershire (Steve Parsons/PA)
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A car caught in flood water in Tewkesbury (Steve Parsons/PA)
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Joggers run by the River Avon near Bristol, where temperatures dipped overnight and produced frost in exposed parts (Ben Birchall/PA)
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Sheep in frost-covered fields near Baltinglass in Co Wicklow, Ireland (Niall Carson/PA)
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Two donkeys in Co Wicklow, after a chilly night caused temperatures to drop below freezing (Niall Carson/PA)

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