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Tree uprooted as Storm Barney blows through Havering

PUBLISHED: 08:34 18 November 2015 | UPDATED: 08:34 18 November 2015

Storm Barney hits Hornchurch Picture: Barry Jones

Storm Barney hits Hornchurch Picture: Barry Jones

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Strong winds blew through Havering last night as Storm Barney made its away across the south east.

Storm Barney hits Hornchurch Picture: Barry JonesStorm Barney hits Hornchurch Picture: Barry Jones

IWitness contributor Barry Jones sent the Recorder these pictures of a tree blown over in Brendans Close, Hornchurch.

He said the fallen tree blocked garages, but was swiftly removed by the emergency services.

A yellow weather was in place across the south east, with forecasters predicting winds of up to 70mph, until 2am today (Wednesday).

Storm Barney is the second storm to be named under the “name our storms” project by the Met Office and Met Eireann, which asked the public to suggest names.

Send your storm pictures to emma.lake@archant.co.uk or join our iWitness team at iwitness24.co.uk


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