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Hurricane Irene: Britons stuck after flights cancelled

27 August 2011 Last updated at 21:05 BST

As Hurricane Irene moves northwards to New York, others in its path have been told to evacuate or stay indoors.

Peter Cave from the UK is staying in Virginia Beach. He is unable to fly back due to the hurricane, and is currently staying in his hotel until he can organise a return flight.