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“This is a very extreme and unprecedented event, early indications suggest we've passed the UK record on rainfall in Cumbria." Over the weekend a 90-year-old man was killed after being blown into the side of a moving bus in London amid gale force winds.
A second elderly man was also feared dead after falling into the River Kent in Kendal.
Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs minister Rory Stewart, who is also the Tory MP for Penrith and the Border, said flooding in his constituency has been "the worst that anybody's experienced" and acknowledged water had "overtopped" existing flood defences.