Police on horse back make their way down a The Mall past a fallen branch from a tree in St Jame's Park, though the park was closed, as Royal Parks managers asses the damage and danger of fallen tress due the overnight storm in London, Monday, Oct. 28, 2013. A major storm with hurricane-force gusts is lashing southern Britain, parts of France and Netherlands, causing flooding and travel delays with the cancellation of many flights and trains. Weather forecasters say it is one of the worst storms to hit Britain in years. Admiralty Arch seen in background.
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