Floods News:

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…


Beavers return to Essex after 400 years to stop floods
… Hall Estate, near Finchingfield, Braintree, to help flood prevention. The animals… of the project will involve man-made flood management measures. The Environment Agency's Matt… effective they are at creating amazing new wetlands and as flood engineers." Spains Hall…


Extra cash announced for flood scheme in Whitby
… in Whitby from flooding. Scarborough Borough Council originally set a budget of £918,000… of properties and homes flooded. A report before the council said: "Following detailed… of tidal flooding, with recorded incidents dating back to the 1800s. Flooding


Brothers jailed after 'flooding' Blackpool with drugs
…Two drug-dealing brothers who "flooded" Blackpool with drugs worth millions…


Jordan flash floods: School bus swept away near Dead Sea
…At least 18 people have been killed in flash floods near the Dead Sea in Jordan… canyons make it susceptible to flash floods. Police chief Brig Gen Farid al-Sharaa… told state TV that the flash flood had surged for up to 5km (three miles…


Wrangle over flooded rail Derby bridge repairs
… the £700,000 cost of repairing a flood-damaged railway bridge. The listed 19th Century…


The devastation following flash floods in Majorca.
…At least six people have died in flooding on the Spanish island of Majorca…


Deadly flash floods hit Aude in south-west France
…. Flash floods hit the Aude area, leaving some stranded by rising floodwaters…


Rail line repaired after floods leave 6ft hole under track
…A huge hole under the main track through Devon caused by flood damage has been…