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In Pictures: Flooding from Storm Dennis

Severe flood warnings remain in place in the wake of Storm Dennis, with more rain expected to fall later this week. Among the worst affected areas are South Wales, Herefordshire, Worcestershire and Shropshire.

Mountain Rescue team members rescue Peter Morgan from his house which has been flooded in Monmouth. Image copyright PA Media
Image caption Mountain Rescue team members rescue Peter Morgan from his flooded house in Monmouth.
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In Ironbridge, flood barriers are erected on the banks of the River Severn. Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption In Ironbridge, flood barriers are erected on the banks of the River Severn to try to stem the rising waters.
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Firefighters rescue staff and residents from a care home in the village of Whitchurch. Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption Firefighters rescue staff and residents from a care home in the village of Whitchurch on the banks of the River Wye.
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A man carries a child through floodwater in the village of Whitchurch in Herefordshire Image copyright PA Media
Image caption Others, such as this child in Whitchurch, are carried through the floodwater.
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Flood water surrounds Upton upon Severn in Worcestershire Image copyright PA Media
Image caption Flood water surrounds Upton upon Severn in Worcestershire after the River Severn burst its banks following Storm Dennis.
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Flood water surrounds Upton upon Severn in Worcestershire Image copyright PA Media
Image caption Homes and businesses in the town have been flooded.
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A man walks on the Old Bridge in Hereford as the waters of the swollen River Wye fill the arches Image copyright AFP
Image caption A man walks on the Old Bridge in Hereford as the waters of the swollen River Wye fill the arches.
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A boy cycles through flood water in Hereford. Image copyright AFP
Image caption A boy cycles through flood water in the streets of Hereford.
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A resident is rescued from a home in a boat by the emergency services amid flooding in Hereford. Image copyright AFP
Image caption The emergency services in Hereford have used boats to evacuate residents from their properties.
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A rainbow appears over flooded fields in the Wye Valley, near the hamlet of Wellesley. Image copyright Getty Images
Image caption A rainbow appears over flooded fields in the Wye Valley in Herefordshire, near the hamlet of Wellesley.
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Two men view a flooded area of the sports pavilion at Monmouth School, Monmouth. Image copyright PA Media
Image caption The sports pavilion at Monmouth School, in Monmouth, Wales was left surrounded by water.
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A canoeist makes their way past a flooded supermarket in Monmouth. Image copyright PA Media
Image caption A canoeist powers their way around the flooded car park of a supermarket in Monmouth.
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Laura Court mops up the floor of a hair dressers in Nantgarw, Wales. Image copyright EPA
Image caption Laura Court mops up the floor of a hairdressers in Nantgarw in Wales.
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Flood damage caused by Storm Dennis to the Bridge End Inn on Bridge Street, Crickhowell Image copyright Reuters
Image caption Meanwhile, the cleanup continues in areas hit by flooding at the weekend. The Bridge End Inn in Crickhowell, Wales, was left damaged.
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