The Queen has made a private donation to the British Red Cross Disaster Fund in the wake of the devastation caused by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas.
The storm that already walloped the Virgin Islands, Bahamas and North Carolina lashed at far-eastern Canada with hurricane-force winds, knocking out power to hundreds of thousands of people before beginning to weaken late in the day.
The storm that has already walloped the Virgin Islands, Bahamas and North Carolina has brought hurricane-force winds to far-eastern Canada, knocking out power to hundreds of thousands of people.
The Royal Navy has deployed extra medics and is sending another ship to deliver humanitarian assistance to the Bahamas following Hurricane Dorian, the Ministry of Defence has said.
Hurricane Dorian has caused extensive flooding as it howled over low-lying islands off North Carolina.
Hurricane Dorian is closing in for a possible direct hit on North Carolina’s low-lying Outer Banks islands.
A Royal Navy helicopter has rescued three children and a British person trapped beneath rubble for several days after Hurricane Dorian hit the Bahamas.
Hurricane Dorian has raked the south eastern US coast with howling, window-rattling winds and sideways rain, knocking out power to more than 200,000 homes and businesses.
Scenes of devastation in the Bahamas have been captured by a Royal Navy helicopter as the UK joined efforts to help the thousands of people affected by Hurricane Dorian.
Bahamians have rescued victims of Hurricane Dorian with jet skis and a bulldozer as the US coast guard, Britain’s Royal Navy and aid groups tried to get food and medicine to survivors and take the most desperate people to safety.
Residents of the Bahamas have been assessing the damage after Hurricane Dorian smashed into the country. Pictures from the islands show the extent of the devastation that has been caused.