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The Thames Barrier will close at 10pm on Thursday night as an emergency measure to protect the capital from flood.

It comes as the east coast prepares for its strongest tidal surge in 60 years.

bellot st142 .JPGStorms forced families to flee their homes in the early hours of this morning after part of a block of flats in Greenwich collapsed.

Firefighters were called to the building on Bellot Street at 1.22am following reports the roof was in a precarious position.