Good Evening. More than 80 flood warnings are in place across the UK as Storm Ciaran moves northwards after battering southern England.
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Storm Ciaran: UK braced for floods with 80 warnings in place
More thanas Storm Ciaran moves northwards after battering southern England. In an update on Thursday afternoon, the Environment Agency has declared 82 areas of the country are at risk of flooding, up from 54 earlier in the day. In Dorset, a holiday park had to be evacuated after static homes became swamped with firefighters .
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