Up to 30mm of rain is expected today amid fears of coastal flooding, high tides and strong winds across the southern and western areas of England and Wales
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Friday 24 January 2014
For nearly a month, residents of Muchelney and Thorney have been cut off from the ‘mainland’ after heavy rains
Sunday 12 January 2014
Defra accused of downplaying results of scheme so it can bring in longer killing periods in the future
UK weather: David Cameron blames Britain’s 'abnormal' winter storms on climate change as Met Office warns of more rain to come
Wednesday 08 January 2014
Comments came as Environment Agency warned of flood risks continuing into Friday
Ashes 2013-14: Nick Compton determined to get head down to earn England recall to take advantage of disappointing defeat
Monday 06 January 2014
Compton was dropped by England prior to the summer Ashes series but remains undeterred in his efforts to regain his spot after batting calamities on current tour
Monday 23 December 2013
Arcade Fire and Lily Allen have already been confirmed as performers
Friday 20 December 2013
The Canadian rockers will be playing at Worth Farm in Somerset next June
Wednesday 11 December 2013
Katherine Brunt, Heather Knight and Anya Shrubsole return from injury to feature in the England squad for the defence of the women's Ashes in Australia in the new year.
Fireworks contractor Geoffrey Counsell tells of relief as he is cleared over foggy night M5 crash deaths
Tuesday 10 December 2013
Man in charge of a fireworks display held on the night of a massive motorway crash in which seven people died and 51 were injured has been cleared of breaching health and safety laws
Thursday 05 December 2013
British luxury giant sees profit dive 28% to £7.2 million
Friday 29 November 2013
Shooting in Gloucestershire halted three weeks early, falling short of even a reduced target
A death foretold: Vigilante Lee James’ warning to police days before he murdered disabled man Bijan Ebrahimi after he was wrongly outed as paedophile
Thursday 28 November 2013
As witch-hunt escalated, James had warned police that he would take the law into his own hands – but officers only read victim’s ‘I don’t feel safe’ email after his death
Friday 08 November 2013
Officer remains in a critical condition after pursuing a man who appeared to be acting suspiciously
Thursday 07 November 2013
Such was the relief when a woman exercised her democratic rights in the Devon town of Exmouth that staff broke into spontaneous applause. No such joy for their colleagues at one polling station in Gwent – they spent the whole day waiting in vain for a voter to darken their doors.
Tuesday 05 November 2013
The Government’s badger cull is a “complete failure” and must be halted, animal rights campaigners and Labour demanded after shooting trials failed again to meet targets despite being extended.
Pilot badger cull declared a ‘success’... but ministers halve targets for the number of animals to be killed
Tuesday 08 October 2013
Owen Paterson, the Environment Secretary, will declare that the pilot badger cull has been a success, but admit that ministers have nearly halved targets for the number of animals to be killed.
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