UK floods ravage south west - Al Jazeera English

UK floods ravage south west

Thousands left without power as storms batter the English coastline.

Waves have destroyed a stretch of railway as well as a flood defence wall in the south west of England.

The UK government pledged £100m ($163m) for flood works following the destruction which left thousands of people without power and forced others to flee their homes.

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