In pictures: heavy rain & floods return to UK

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River and streets are indistinguishable in York

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The river Ouse flows through the city

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Spectators shelter under a transport plane at RAF Fairford

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F1 fans were urged to stay away from a waterlogged Silverstone

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And drivers struggled too

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Lewis Hamilton battles through the rain during a practice session of the British Grand Prix at Silverstone

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A van drives through a flooded street in Saltburn, Cleveland

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A satellite image showing rain clouds covering Britain on 6 July

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The Prince of Wales meets locals in Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire

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Flooded roads in York

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Craig Willis, caretaker at Green Vale Homes, places sandbags outside homes in Whitworth, Rochdale

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Council workers try to clear Manchester Road in Handforth, Cheshire