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Five severe flood warnings have been issued by the Environment Agency for north Cornwall and parts of the River Severn, meaning there is a "danger to life".

Five severe flood warnings have been issued by the Environment Agency meaning there is a "danger to life".

Two affect north Cornwall and the remainder parts of the River Severn.

High tides and gale-force winds could cause water levels to rise yet further.

Duncan Kennedy reports from Somerset.

  • 01 Feb
  • From the section UK