Storm sparks flood warning for coastal communities

Coastal villages in the north-west and south-west of England and Wales should brace themselves after the Environment Agency issued severe flood warnings today. The body said it expects a combination of strong winds with high tides and large waves from the early hours of tomorrow. Areas particularly at risk include the Isles of Scilly, the […]

Want a flood warning? There’s an app for that

Homeowners and businesses will be able to keep tabs on the risk of flooding in their area with a new online application called ‘FloodAlerts’, which launched on social media site Facebook this week. People in England and Wales will be able to use the app, which is licensed by the Environment Agency and uses live […]