Andrew Parsons/I-Images/Zuma Press JAWS! A fake shark head bobbed in floodwaters in Wraysbury, England, Tuesday. British Prime Minister David Cameron insisted that money is no object in the battle against widespread flooding that has engulfed parts of England, but critics said enough hasn’t been done.
Children greet one another in a flooded street the village of Datchet on 10 February after the nearby River Thames burst its banks during the wettest ever January on record, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom, 2014, photograph by Sang Tan.
UK floods: Homes evacuated as swollen Thames keeps rising
Flood debris trapped under the bridge.The River Severn in flood-hit Worcester has reached its highest level in recent years. River water in the Barbourne area at 05:00 was 5.67m (18ft 7in), above the 5.64m level reached in July 2007.
Flooding in Reading, England 2014. Across portions of the south of England, waves lap against the shores of lakes and ponds that used to be fields, as one of the wettest winters in U.K. history has dumped successive bouts of rain over the country, causing rivers to top their banks and inundate farms and towns.