UK weather forecast: Heavy rain warning issued for this week over fears of flooding
Heavy rain is set to batter parts of England and Wales this week, leaving homes and businesses at risk of flooding and causing travel chaos.
Forecasters said there is a chance homes could be flooded on Thursday and Friday.
The Met Office said: “There is a small chance of fast flowing or deep floodwater causing danger to life.”
The warning comes into effect at noon on Thursday and remains in place until midnight on Friday.
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