1947: Floody hell was snow joke

Flooding in Aylesbury caused by heavy rain and melted snow during the winter of 1947
Flooding in Aylesbury caused by heavy rain and melted snow during the winter of 1947

You think the weather has been bad this week? We turn the clock back 66 years.

With the harsh weather we’ve experienced up and down the country this week we look back to winter 1947 when heavy rain and melting snow resulted in heavy flooding across Aylesbury.