Autumn weather: torrential rain causes flooding in parts of Britain

1. Lauren Cochrane, 12, sits in a flooded room in Gilling West, North Yorkshire

Autumn weather: torrential rain causes flooding in parts of Britain

2. The Met Office is forecasting that up to 100mm (more than three inches) of rain could fall over parts of northern England.

Autumn weather: torrential rain causes flooding in parts of Britain

3. The Met Office is also warning of high winds across south-east England, with gusts of up to 60mph inland and 70mph.

Autumn weather: torrential rain causes flooding in parts of Britain

4. The beach in Footdee, Aberdeen, has been covered in foam following the stormy weather

Autumn weather: torrential rain causes flooding in parts of Britain

5. This narrow boat sank in the River Ouse, near Lendal Bridge in York

Autumn weather: torrential rain causes flooding in parts of Britain

6. Firefighters rescue stranded motorists from a flooded road outside Castleford, West Yorkshire

Autumn weather: torrential rain causes flooding in parts of Britain

7. A stranded motorist is helped by a member of the emergency services after being rescued from a flooded road outside Castleford.

Autumn weather: torrential rain causes flooding in parts of Britain

8. Emergency services workers navigate flood waters to rescue stranded residents from their homes after the River,

Autumn weather: torrential rain causes flooding in parts of Britain



9. Residents walk through floodwaters in Morpeth

Autumn weather: torrential rain causes flooding in parts of Britain

10. Northumberland fire and rescue search flooded houses in Morpeth

Autumn weather: torrential rain causes flooding in parts of Britain