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My Family Nearly Lost Everything In The Floods. And We're Feeling Forgotten

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

It started with a sudden knock at the door at 4am on Sunday. Our neighbour, Lee, was alerting everyone he could that our street in Nantgarw, south Wales, was completely flooded. Looking out, our road resembled a river - fast flowing water, dragging along with it people's possessions. Along with my parents, Wendy and Keith, I checked out our back garden and could see the rising water working its way towards our patio doors. We quickly decided to get all valuable and electrical items upstairs before the water made its way inside. Grabbing nearly all our towels from our bathroom, we stuffed...
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