UK flood warnings: Families flee condemned houses as huge clean-up operation begins

Families flee condemned terraced houses after deluge causes landslide as Britain begins huge flood clean-up operationFive homes in Whitby will be demolished over the next 24 hours after gardens fell away threatening foundationsResidents given just 48 hours to move essential items out of their housesPensioner, 91, killed in flooding in St Asaph, North Wales, today named as Margaret Hughes Number of flood warnings across the rest of the country expected to fall throughout todayEnvironment Agency: 'We are over the worst in terms of flooding'Pumps continue to remove water from behind St Asaph flood defences Dry weather expected throughout today across the UKLocalised flooding expected along Trent, Severn and Thames rivers | UPDATED: 16:00 GMT, 28 November 2012 Five houses will be demolished within two days after the ground beneath them disappeared when raging torrents of water caused a massive landslide. The 150-year-old row of terraced houses in Whitby, North Yorkshire, will have to be torn down after their gardens became saturated by rainfall and slipped away last night. Another two at the end of the property also faced demolition but it is thought they will now be allowed to stay

Britain begins the clean up operation after devastating floods as Environment Agency issues another 350 alerts for areas at risk

Families flee condemned terraced houses after flooding causes landslide as Britain begins huge clean-up operationSeven homes in Whitby will be demolished over the next 48 hours after gardens fell away threatening foundationsResidents given just 48 hours to move essential items out of their housesNumber of flood warnings across the rest of the country expected to fall throughout todayEnvironment Agency: 'We are over the worst in terms of flooding'Pumps continue to remove water from behind St Asaph flood defences Dry weather expected throughout today across the UKLocalised flooding expected along Trent, Severn and Thames rivers | UPDATED: 11:33 GMT, 28 November 2012 Seven houses will be demolished within two days after the ground beneath them disappeared when raging torrents of water caused a massive landslide. The 150-year-old row of terraced houses in Whitby, North Yorkshire, will have to be torn down after their gardens became saturated by rainfall and slipped away last night. However, despite being given two days notice residents have been told only to take essential items and the rest of their property will go with the houses.

Private Daniel Wade: Young mother wins DNA legal battle to prove her soldier finacee fathered their daughter

Young mother wins DNA legal battle to prove her soldier fianc fathered their daughter before he was killed in Afghanistan | UPDATED: 01:39 GMT, 27 November 2012 A young mother has won her fight to prove her fiance fathered their daughter before he was killed in Afghanistan.

It would make a mockery of justice but foreign judges could rule that Britains mass murderers have a human right to be set free

It would make a mockery of justice but foreign judges could rule that Britain’s mass murderers have a human right to be set free | UPDATED: 22:34 GMT, 26 November 2012 Killer: Douglas Vinter murdered a work colleague and then brutally stabbed his wife to death once he was released Tomorrow, three convicted murderers will argue before the European Court of Human Rights that their life sentences should no longer mean life, since this would amount to ‘inhuman treatment’, breaching their human rights. Never mind the inhuman treatment that these particularly foul murderers meted out to their victims. One of them, Douglas Vinter, killed a work colleague, and when released on parole brutally stabbed his own wife to death