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Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Boris Johnson to chair emergency meeting over flooding

Boris Johnson to chair emergency meeting over flooding

The Prime Minister will chair the Cobra meeting this afernoon after the north of England was hit by severe flooding last week.

Friday, November 8, 2019

Friday, November 8, 2019

Body of woman recovered from flood water in Darley Dale

Body of woman recovered from flood water in Darley Dale

A woman has died after apparently being swept away by flood water in Derbyshire.

Over 100 flood warnings in place in northern England

Over 100 flood warnings in place in northern England

In Sheffield, people were forced to spend the night in a shopping centre after downpours flooded the streets.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

Tuesday, October 1, 2019

'Major' flooding traps Isle of Man residents

'Major' flooding traps Isle of Man residents

Isle of Man officials have declared a "major incident" as they work against torrents of floodwater coming from a burst river.

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Wednesday, August 7, 2019

Whaley Bridge: Fifty households deemed safe to return to

Whaley Bridge: Fifty households deemed safe to return to

Thousands of people in the Derbyshire town were forced to evacuate their homes last Thursday over fears a damaged dam wall could burst.

Friday, August 2, 2019

Friday, August 2, 2019

Reservoir dam on verge of collapse in 'critical' condition

Reservoir dam on verge of collapse in 'critical' condition

Engineers at a Derbyshire reservoir said they remain “concerned” a dam could burst and flood a nearby town with 1.3 million tonnes of water.

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Derbyshire town evacuated as flooding ‘poses threat to life’

Derbyshire town evacuated as flooding ‘poses threat to life’

Sudden floods have caused evacuations and disruption across the UK after heavy downpours.

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

‘Extreme weather’ could cause portions of chips to ‘disappear’, says climate change expert

‘Extreme weather’ could cause portions of chips to ‘disappear’, says climate change expert

‘Extreme weather’ could cause portions of chips to ‘disappear’, says WWF expert

Gareth Redmond-King, Head of Climate Change at WWF, has said that “extreme weather” is posing a threat to the British classic of a portion of chips.

Monday, January 15, 2018

Monday, January 15, 2018

Monday, November 20, 2017

Monday, November 20, 2017

Greece floods: Death toll up to 19 after bodies are found in Athens, Mandra and Gulf of Eleusis

Death toll from Greece floods up to 19

19 people have died due to widespread flooding around the Greek capital area

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Storm Nate kills at least 22 in Costa Rica, Honduras and Nicaragua

Storm Nate kills at least 22 in Costa Rica, Honduras and Nicaragua

Storm Nate heads for US after killing 22 in Costa Rica, Honduras and Nicaragua

A state of emergency has now been declared in the Central American nations

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

The danger of the deadly floating fire ants surviving in Storm Harvey floods

Storm Harvey: Deadly floating fire ants provide a new peril for those engulfed by floods

The danger of the deadly floating fire ants surviving in Storm Harvey floods

Fire ants are the most aggressive ants in the world and they're floating in groups on floodwaters in Texas

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Residents in Houston told to flee after dam bursts after Storm Harvey onslaught

Residents in Houston told to flee as dam bursts after Storm Harvey onslaught

Residents in Houston told to flee as dam bursts after Storm Harvey onslaught

The Brazoria County Office of Emergency Management said the levee at Colombia Lakes had been breached

Family members die after being swept away by Storm Harvey floodwaters

Storm Harvey: Six family members feared dead after being swept away in van

Six family members feared dead after being swept away by Storm Harvey

The bodies of several members of the Saldivar family have not been recovered after their van was swept away

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017

Friday, January 13, 2017

Flood warning in place for east coast as rain, wind and snow batter the UK

Flood warning in place for east coast as rain, wind and snow batter the UK

Flood warning in place for east coast as rain, wind and snow batter the UK

The Environment Agency upped its warning to potentially life-threatening floods