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BBC helicopter assesses 'huge floods' around river Severn

13 February 2014 Last updated at 19:21 GMT

A new band of heavy rain is expected to hit the UK on Friday, as engineers work to reconnect power supplies cut off by Wednesday's storm.

The BBC's George Alagiah took a flight by helicopter to assess the level of flooding around the River Severn and tried to establish where the water had come from.

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