River Severn - at Uckinghall, Saxons Lode and Waterside, Upton upon Severn: residents are being advised to "move possessions off the ground" at all locations, where further rain is expected River Severn - at Wharfage, Ironbridge, Shropshire, where the river has been surging at a rate of 470 tons of water per second. Flooding of roads and properties is ongoing and more rain is expected over the next 24 hours River Lugg - at Hampton Bishop: river levels remain high at the Lugwardine river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Flooding of property continues. River Wye - at Hampton Bishop: severe warning remains in force due to flooding cutting off the area. River levels remain high at the Mordiford river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rain. Flooding continues Environmental scientist Angela Terry told the Mirror:“As temperatures rise, the atmosphere can hold more water so downpours are more intense – seven per cent more for every degree celsius … [Read more...] about Flood map UK: Where are warnings in place today?
In a statement Ms Charlemagne said: "I am sorry to inform you that a family with children at the prep and senior departments who have recently travelled to the region affected by coronavirus have developed symptoms similar to those presenting with the coronavirus, and having been checked by medical professionals at Southampton General Hospital have been placed in isolation. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus fears put UK school on lockdown and a number of pupils in isolation
The Queen, on a raised platform and out of Mr Agbetu's immediate reach, watched with pursed lips. The Duke of Edinburgh frowned. Neither seemed frightened for their safety. In the pews, Mr Blair watched with dismay as if already preparing a speech about this "regrettable incident". Mr Brown, whose eyes had been sleepy, was jolted awake. Kwame Kwei-Armah, the actor and writer, dressed in a glittering golden African robe, watched with sorrow in his eyes. … [Read more...] about “You, the Queen, should be ashamed!”
As hundreds of homes are evacuated amid severe flood warnings, a flood resilience expert from Kingston University is warning people facing imminent floods to protect their mental health as well as their property. … [Read more...] about UK flood warnings and weather forecast – Brits brace for worst floods in 200 YEARS as thousands are told ‘get out’
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"In all the years what has always struck me is the need for a cooperative, joint up approach between all those who are pursuing the same goal by whatever means. This centre is now pulling together many of the most talented people tackling society''s greatest mobility challenges and is helping to shape the future of the automotive industry," he said at the launch attended by Tata Group Chairman Ratan Tata. … [Read more...] about Prince Charles Opens New Tata JLR Innovation Centre In UK