Severe Storm Batters Britain and Netherlands

By Marie-Louise Gumuchian and Rhys Jones LONDON, Oct 28 (Reuters) - A strong storm battered Britain and the Netherlands on Monday, killing three people, cutting power and forcing hundreds of plane and train cancellations as it moved on across mainland Europe. Winds of up to 99 miles per hour (160 km per hour) lashed southern England and Wales, disrupting the travel plans … [Read more...]

Super Storm Sandy: UK Edition

Huge waves crash against the sea wall at Seaham Harbour Photo by Paul Kingston/North News & Pictures photos: Autumn storms hit Britain: in pictures on The Telegraph It's been one year since SSS slammed into the Jersey shore. As I type this, hurricane force winds are pummeling the British Isles. Brollys are inverting and wheely bins are going aloft as the tempest plows … [Read more...]