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…


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


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…


Storm Callum: No date for landslide-hit A484 reopening
…, the authority said. Some of the most striking images from the Storm Callum floods


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


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…


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…


Hull's £42m flood defence scheme given government approval
…A £42m flood defence scheme to protect 113,000 homes and businesses in Hull has… it expected the work to be completed by March 2021. More than 250 properties were flooded… in the Humber estuary peaked to the highest ever seen. About 7km (4.3 miles) of tidal flood


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…


Jordan flash floods: Eleven killed and tourists evacuated from Petra
…Video shows the moment flood waters pour into Petra Flash floods in Jordan have…, mostly children, drowned in a flash flood in the Dead Sea area. Jordan country… was among those killed by floods in the Dabaa region, south of Amman. A main road…