Floods News:

Burst water main floods Derbyshire village
…Water was seen shooting metres into the air A small village was flooded… had been "ruined" by the flooding and she was "devastated". 'Avoid area' "Someone…


'Devastation' after Derbyshire village floods due to pipe rupture
… in an unliveable state after a water main puncture flooded a village. A huge volume of water… flooded, six of which are badly damaged. Che Greggson, who lives in one of the houses…, on the A6 Derby Road, said the flood had caused "devastation". He said: "My wife phoned…


Jurassic Coast West Bay flood defence work set to start
… from future flooding is set to begin in March. West Bay's east and west beaches… in Dorset were both flooded in 2016 and 2014 during bad weather. West Dorset councillors… "significantly lost" due to flooding. Waves have previously gone over the sea wall…


Meghalaya miners: Drone locates one body in flooded Indian mine
… others inside a flooded coal mine in the north-eastern state of Meghalaya. The men…


Northampton: Pupils taught in corridors at flood-hit school
…Pupils are being taught in corridors eight months after flash floods damaged…. No pupils were in the school when the floods hit the school during the last May bank… to go. There was also a risk of contamination so it was a massive job." The flood


Surrey floods 2014: Flood volunteers 'drained resources'
…Volunteers who spontaneously came to areas hit by devastating floods in Surrey… flooded when the Thames burst its banks. A spokesman for Runnymede and Surrey councils… said lessons had been learned. The Thames floods hit Surrey in February 2014…


Dumfries flood scheme: 'Massive doubts' remain, claim campaigners
…-million pound flood protection scheme for Dumfries should be rejected. A closing… for flood protection in the town. The local authority has until 28 January to give its…


Carlisle United plea to rebuild archive after floods
… the club's archive after it was all but destroyed in devastating floods. Artefacts… the ground was flooded during Storm Desmond in 2015. The club's Brunton Park pitch… of memories of the club." Media officer Andy Hall said: "In the floods that hit this place…


Refugee homes in Lebanon have been flooded
… of their homes flooded. Refugees are now receiving emergency relief.…


Deadly flash floods hit Jordan's iconic city of Petra
…Video from a Jordanian tour guide shows the moment flash floods hit… in the ancient city of Petra after weeks of rain in the country. The floods have killed…