Tags: Flooding

Flooding and Snow

Flooding and Snow


River levels in Oxfordshire remain very high after recent rainfall with multiple flood warnings and flood alerts in place. Meanwhile, the very cold temperatures now evident in Oxfordshire remain in the forecasts for February.

Residents have been urged to take 'immediate action' to protect their property and family from rapidly-rising floods in Oxfordshire.

The Environment Agency has now issued 9 serious... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 08 Feb 2021 14:09 by Liz Cruse

Tags: Flooding

Flood warnings and alerts

A flood alert means that people in the affected area should be aware that flooding is possible and they should be prepared. A flood warning means that flooding is expected and immediate action is required. More detail is provided by the Environment Agency, found here:
https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/311020/flood_warnings_LIT_5215.pdf

It... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 Jan 2021 08:06 by Liz Cruse

Tags: Flooding

Flooding in Oxfordshire

Flooding in Oxfordshire

With warnings in place for heavy rain across England, the Met Office and Environment Agency are predicting issues as regards flooding. Below are links to important information to help residents monitor the situation.

Flood warnings and alerts

A flood alert means that people in the affected area should be aware that flooding is possible and they should be prepared. A flood warning means that flooding... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 Jan 2021 10:51 by Liz Cruse

Tags: Flooding

Flood advice available

Flood advice available

As we head into winter, it's worth making sure you are prepared for any adverse weather, particularly flooding.

There's lots of information on our websites to help homeowners, businesses and communities on flood prevention:

https://www.southoxon.gov.uk/flooding

https://www.whitehorsedc.gov.uk/flooding

Posted: Tue, 13 Oct 2020 09:52 by Liz Cruse

Tags: Flooding

Neighbourhood Watch Supporting Communities Affected By Flooding

Dear Neighbourhood Watch supporters,

We understand that many areas are facing challenging times in light of the recent floods across England and Wales. We are also know that some of you are doing great work in your communities to make a positive difference. We would like to share your good work stories on our website and in our newsletter to promote and encourage other Neighbourhood Watch members to... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 02 Mar 2020 12:50 by Liz Cruse

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Reporting weather related incidents

The latest reports indicate that wind speeds will be slightly lower than last week but rainfall is likely to be heavier so there is an increased chance of flooding. Oxfordshire County Council is working closely with all our partners to monitor the situation and prepare for the weekend. As a reminder there are some numbers that you can call to report weather related issues if you become aware of them.... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 16 Feb 2020 12:36 by Liz Cruse

Tags: Flooding

Flooding

After the recent heavy rain, we have been alerted to the potential for flooding in the Village from Ginge Brook.

Please email Milton Parish Council via clerk@milton-pc.gov.uk to alert us of any potential flood risks or to get involved in flood prevention work.

All flooding incidents need to be reported to the County Council, to ensure they have a clear picture of flooding in Oxfordshire.

WEB: Incident... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 Sep 2019 13:59 by Liz Cruse

Tags: Flooding

Flooding

Flooding

After the recent heavy rain, we have been alerted to the potential for flooding in the Village from Ginge Brook.

Milton Parish Council will be contacting the Environment Agency and our Local Authority to request written details on any proposed plans to reduce flood risk in our area.

Please email Milton Parish Council via clerk@milton-pc.gov.uk to alert us of any potential flood risks or to get involved... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 Apr 2018 21:02 by Liz Cruse

Tags: Flooding