go

Flood alerts issued for River Thames at Pangbourne

Flood alert on River Pang lifted

Jane Meredith

Reporter:

Jane Meredith

Contact:

01635 886637

Heavy rain causes flooding in East Ilsley

TWO new flood alerts have been issued for different stretches of the River Thames in the Pangbourne area.

The Environment Agency (EA) issued a flood alert at 12.52 pm today (Wed), applicable to the River Thames and tributaries from Days Lock to above Pangbourne.

A second flood alert, affecting a further stretch of the River Thames, from Pangbourne to Purley, remained in place, issued by the EA on Tuesday (Feb 9).

No property flooding is expected.

River levels have been rising slowly in response to recent rainfall, with flooding of low lying land and roads expected this afternoon (Wed).

The forecast for today (Thursday) is mainly dry.

A flood alert affecting the River Pang last week has been lifted.

Leave your comment

Share your opinions on Newbury Weekly News

Characters left: 1000

News

Residents provided flood advice ahead of winter
News

Residents provided flood advice ahead of winter

Pang Valley Flood Forum holds flood fair

 
Village sub saved from extinction
News

Village pub saved from extinction

Chaddleworth's Ibex Inn re-opens

 
All Districts

Bid for 199 homes comes under fire

 
News

Thatcham dealers sentenced to seven years behind bars

 
News

Aldermaston photographer captures image of new high speed train

2comments