Floods in St Asaph, north Wales: lives in danger after river bursts its banks

1. Homeowners in areas at risk of flooding have been warned their lives are in danger after a river broke its banks. The Environment Agency issued a severe flood warning.

2. Around 500 householders in St Asaph were told to evacuate their homes and stay with friends and family until the risk subsided.

3. A crew from the RNLI and paramedics move a stretcher from a lifeboat into the back of an ambulance in St Asaph

4. Flood waters come close to covering houses in St Asaph

5. Washing hangs from a line in a back garden in St Asaph after the town flooded

6. A crew from the North Wales Fire and Rescue service help a resident to safety in St Asaph

7. A man looks out of a window as a crew from the RNLI and paramedics pass a submerged car in St Asaph

8. A child walks through floodwaters outside a fishing supplies shop in St Asaph

9. Motorists drive through flood waters in St Asaph

10. A man adds sandbags to a flood defence in an attempt to stop floodwaters entering a home in St Asaph