Burst water main causes havoc in south-east London

A major water main burst and flooded multiple parts of south-east London on Friday - flooding homes, hitting supplies to many others and forcing a school to close.According to Thames Water, the large pipe burst on Friday morning on Eltham Road, causing several areas to be left with low pressure or without water.Thames Water has said the incident has affected the SE3, SE7, SE9, SE10, SE12, SE13 and SE15 postcodes.Due to the leak, Blackheath High School has also said that its junior school will be closed for the day.