In pictures: Aftermath of storms

Two people were killed on Friday as strong winds and heavy rain hit southern England, adding to problems already caused by widespread storms and flooding.

Large waves hit the lighthouse and harbour at high tide at Newhaven in Sussex

A freak wave killed an 85-year-old cruise ship passenger in the Channel. Here waves hit the lighthouse and harbour at high tide at Newhaven in Sussex

The scene in Kingsway opposite Holborn Tube station in central London, after a woman was killed after large chunks of masonry fell on to a Skoda Octavia vehicle she was in at 11.05pm yesterday.

In central London, mother-of-three Julie Sillitoe, 49, was killed when the taxi she was driving was crushed by falling masonry. Her two passengers were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Waves break below the East Cliff Pavillion in Folkestone during high tide.

Strong wind and waves batter parts of the south coast, including the East Cliff Pavilion in Folkestone, as thousands of homes are without power.

Waves during high tide at Sunny Sands Beach in Folkestone

Waves during high tide at Sunny Sands Beach in Folkestone. High winds are expected to subside during Saturday, after reaching 80mph.

Soldiers help a tree surgeon remove a fallen tree in Egham, west London

Soldiers help a tree surgeon remove a fallen tree in Egham, west London.

Volunteers and charities fill sandbags before they are distributed in Egham, west of London.

Meanwhile, volunteers from the local community and charities have helped to fill sandbags before they are distributed in Egham following the wettest start to the year for 250 years.

 Residents walk along a flooded street in Henley-on-Thames

Residents walk along a flooded street in Henley-on-Thames. Areas across England and Wales remain badly affected by the flooding, with more rain expected on Monday.

Windows at the Marine Restaurant were smashed by shingle picked up by fierce winds in the town of Milford on Sea on Friday night.

The Army and emergency services rescued 32 people trapped by surging flood water in a beachfront restaurant in Hampshire. Windows at the Marine Restaurant were also smashed by shingle picked up by fierce winds in the town of Milford on Sea on Friday night.

Pebbles blown up from the beach engulf a bench on Hove promenade, in Brighton

On Hove promenade, near Brighton, a public bench is covered in pebbles thrown up by the storm.

Emergency services and on-lookers after a cliff collapsed at West Bay, in Dorset

In Dorset, emergency services were called as part of a cliff collapsed at West Bay.

The flooded pitch of Henley Cricket Club

Along the banks of the River Thames, the pitch of Henley Cricket Club, in Henley-on-Thames, is under water.

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