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Downpours bring floods across central and northern England

Residents are ferried in a rescue boat through the floodwater in Bentley, north of Doncaster, Britain November 8, 2019. Severe storms brought a month's rainfall in less than 24 hours to parts of central and northern England. Police said one woman has died from the flooding, after her body was found near a stretch of the River Derwent near the town of Darley Dale in Derbyshire.

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Residents are ferried in a rescue boat through the floodwater in Bentley, north of Doncaster, Britain November 8, 2019. Severe storms brought a month's rainfall in less than 24 hours to parts of central and northern England. Police said one woman has...more

Residents are ferried in a rescue boat through the floodwater in Bentley, north of Doncaster, Britain November 8, 2019. Severe storms brought a month's rainfall in less than 24 hours to parts of central and northern England. Police said one woman has died from the flooding, after her body was found near a stretch of the River Derwent near the town of Darley Dale in Derbyshire. REUTERS/Craig Brough
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Residents chat by the sandbags at their front doors in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster, Britain. The greatest concern was for homes in six areas around the River Don near the town of Doncaster where water levels reached dangerous record highs.

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Residents chat by the sandbags at their front doors in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster, Britain. The greatest concern was for homes in six areas around the River Don near the town of Doncaster where water levels reached dangerous record...more

Residents chat by the sandbags at their front doors in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster, Britain. The greatest concern was for homes in six areas around the River Don near the town of Doncaster where water levels reached dangerous record highs. REUTERS/Craig Brough
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People walk past a car in floodwater in Rotherham, near Sheffield. Dozens of people were trapped in a shopping centre in the city of Sheffield overnight after becoming stranded by rising waters and about 100 others were rescued from a nearby mall by firefighters in dinghies. 

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People walk past a car in floodwater in Rotherham, near Sheffield. Dozens of people were trapped in a shopping centre in the city of Sheffield overnight after becoming stranded by rising waters and about 100 others were rescued from a nearby mall by...more

People walk past a car in floodwater in Rotherham, near Sheffield. Dozens of people were trapped in a shopping centre in the city of Sheffield overnight after becoming stranded by rising waters and about 100 others were rescued from a nearby mall by firefighters in dinghies. REUTERS/Jon Super
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A man pours water out of his rubber boot on a flooded street in Bentley, north of Doncaster. There were more than 150 alerts in other areas of the country where the Environment Agency cautioned that flooding was either expected or possible.

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A man pours water out of his rubber boot on a flooded street in Bentley, north of Doncaster. There were more than 150 alerts in other areas of the country where the Environment Agency cautioned that flooding was either expected or...more

A man pours water out of his rubber boot on a flooded street in Bentley, north of Doncaster. There were more than 150 alerts in other areas of the country where the Environment Agency cautioned that flooding was either expected or possible. REUTERS/Craig Brough
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Residents carry sandbags in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster. The torrential rain also brought widespread travel disruption with some rail operators issuing a "do not travel" advice to passengers in places around Sheffield and other affected areas while many roads were also closed.

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Residents carry sandbags in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster. The torrential rain also brought widespread travel disruption with some rail operators issuing a "do not travel" advice to passengers in places around Sheffield and other...more

Residents carry sandbags in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster. The torrential rain also brought widespread travel disruption with some rail operators issuing a "do not travel" advice to passengers in places around Sheffield and other affected areas while many roads were also closed. REUTERS/Craig Brough
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A view of a car stranded in a flooded road in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

A view of a car stranded in a flooded road in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

A view of a car stranded in a flooded road in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super
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Sandbags are distributed to the residents in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough

Sandbags are distributed to the residents in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough

Sandbags are distributed to the residents in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough
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Firemen deliver provisions to an elder during floods in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

Firemen deliver provisions to an elder during floods in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

Firemen deliver provisions to an elder during floods in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super
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Residents look at a flooded street in Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough

Residents look at a flooded street in Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough

Residents look at a flooded street in Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough
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Two firemen work as a car remains stranded in a flooded road in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

Two firemen work as a car remains stranded in a flooded road in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

Two firemen work as a car remains stranded in a flooded road in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super
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General view shows the Rotherham locks, in Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

General view shows the Rotherham locks, in Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

General view shows the Rotherham locks, in Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super
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A man holds a fishing rod over a flooded street in Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough

A man holds a fishing rod over a flooded street in Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough

A man holds a fishing rod over a flooded street in Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough
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Water flows from the drain on a flooded street of Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough

Water flows from the drain on a flooded street of Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough

Water flows from the drain on a flooded street of Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough
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Residents cycle through floodwater in Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough

Residents cycle through floodwater in Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough

Residents cycle through floodwater in Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough
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A man looks inside a car stranded in flooded road in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

A man looks inside a car stranded in flooded road in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

A man looks inside a car stranded in flooded road in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super
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A resident uses a wheelbarrow to transport sandbags in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough

A resident uses a wheelbarrow to transport sandbags in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough

A resident uses a wheelbarrow to transport sandbags in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough
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Two firemen work as a car remains stranded in a flooded road in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

Two firemen work as a car remains stranded in a flooded road in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

Two firemen work as a car remains stranded in a flooded road in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super
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An emergency service worker stands at a flooded road in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

An emergency service worker stands at a flooded road in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

An emergency service worker stands at a flooded road in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super
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General view shows the River Don in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

General view shows the River Don in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

General view shows the River Don in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super
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Residents carry sandbags in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough

Residents carry sandbags in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough

Residents carry sandbags in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough
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A man looks at Chantry Bridge, as it sits partially in floodwater in Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

A man looks at Chantry Bridge, as it sits partially in floodwater in Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

A man looks at Chantry Bridge, as it sits partially in floodwater in Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super
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Rescuers carry an inflatable raft as the cars sit in floodwater in Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

Rescuers carry an inflatable raft as the cars sit in floodwater in Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

Rescuers carry an inflatable raft as the cars sit in floodwater in Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super
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A driver stranded in his truck is seen in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

A driver stranded in his truck is seen in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super

A driver stranded in his truck is seen in central Rotherham, near Sheffield. REUTERS/Jon Super
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Residents stand on sandbags at their front doors in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough

Residents stand on sandbags at their front doors in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough

Residents stand on sandbags at their front doors in a flooded area of Bentley, north of Doncaster. REUTERS/Craig Brough
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