Christmas storms leave floods, power cuts and stranded travellers

Key points

  • Thousands of homes were left without power, mainly in southern England, after flooding and storm damage to power lines
  • Those without power were unlikely to be re-connected before Boxing Day
  • Two severe flood warnings and more than 100 flood warnings were in place on Christmas Day

Live text


  • Zoe Murphy 
  • Anna Browning 
  • Sherie Ryder 
  • Suzanne Leigh 
  • Ian Westbrook 
  • Sean Clare 
  • Alexandra Fouché 

Last updated 23 December 2013

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