Norfolk and Suffolk is bracing itself for what's being described as the worst flooding since 1953. 10,000 people are being evacuated from their homes.
Gt Yarmouth: Man Jailed For Sex Attack
A man has been jailed after a sex attack at an address in Britannia Road in Great Yarmouth in March.
Its after a 19-year-old woman was raped at an address in Britannia Road in Great Yarmouth in the early hours of Thursday 8 March.
Ladislav Pokuta, 24, of Coronation Terrace in the town, was one of a group of males who had told the young victim that they would get her home after she had been out at a nightclub in Great Yarmouth. She was taken to the Britannia Road property where Pokuta grabbed her, sexually assaulted her and then raped her.
He was arrested soon after the incident and was subsequently charged with one count of rape and one count of sexual assault. He pleaded guilty to both charges and was sentenced at Norwich Crown Court on Wednesday, 18 July, to 69 months (five years and nine months) less 123 days spent on remand.
He was also disqualified from working with children and ordered to sign on the sex offenders register for an indefinite period.
People living in approximately 1,000 properties on the Suffolk coastline are being encouraged to evacuate.
Parts of the Norfolk coast are now being evacuated ahead of expected coastal flooding tonight. 9,000 families are being asked to leave.
The tidal surge being predicted for tonight is being compared to the 1953 floods in Norfolk and Suffolk. But how different are things now?
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