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Rain stops play at Abingdon FC as floodwaters rise

The pitch at non-league Abingdon FC in Oxfordshire is under three feet of water after the nearby Thames river burst its banks following days of heavy rainfall.

The BBC's Peter Cooke visited the ground where there is no prospect of any football for some weeks to come.

Get the latest forecast from the BBC Weather website.

  • 08 Jan 2014
  • From the section UK
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