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Last Updated: Wednesday November 17 2010 13:26 GMT

In pics: Cornwall hit by floods and landslide

Floods have hit parts of Cornwall and Devon.

Heavy rain and strong winds have caused flooding and landslides in parts of Cornwall, south-west England.

Floods have hit parts of Cornwall and Devon.

Many people have been trapped in their homes and cars. Firemen are helping to rescue people who are stuck.

Floods have hit parts of Cornwall and Devon.

In some areas experts reckon the water is almost 2m deep.

Floods have hit parts of Cornwall and Devon.

Some people have had to leave their cars after the water on the roads became too deep to drive in.

Floods have hit parts of Cornwall and Devon.

Trains have also been stopped from running after a landslip caused by the heavy rain damaged the track.

Floods have hit parts of Cornwall and Devon.

Some schools have been shut and even the Eden Project has been forced to close for the day because of the weather.

Floods have hit parts of Cornwall and Devon.

Search and rescue helicopters are also helping people who have been flooded.