Tag: BBC

Flooding in Scotland

Sad to see flooding occurring in Scotland following the torrential rain over the last few days. BBC flood photos: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-15943842 Abington Primary School pupils rescued from flooding: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-15945986 Drivers stuck after rain causes flooding in Scotland: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-south-scotland-15922080 Here’s hoping no one has had their home flooded. A flood alert is in force for Fife: SEPA

More Flooding Across Scotland

The BBC is reporting flooding in many places throughout Scotland due to the heavy and intense rainfall over the last 24 hours. Areas from Balloch to Inverness, from Edinburgh to Perth have been affected by flooding of property and roads. Freuchie has been lucky to only have experienced approximately 20mm of rainfall over the last

Perth Flooding Again

Sad to see more flooding in Perth this afternoon. See the BBC News website for more details and a video: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-tayside-central-14174637 Thankfully Freuchie hasn’t seen much rainfall this afternoon following the 9mm deluge this morning. Technorati Tags: BBC,flooding,Freuchie,Perth

Flooding in Cornwall

Our thoughts go out to the residents of Lostwithiel, St Austell and elsewhere in south Cornwall who have suffered from flooding overnight. The BBC is reporting fear of further flooding at high tide around  2pm. Fingers crossed everyone escapes further damage and distress. More on this tragic story: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-11773893  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-11774642 Technorati Tags: BBC, Cornwall, flooding,

Flooding in Scotland

Our hearts go out to the communities of Scotland badly affected by flooding over the last 24 hours. Overnight the west of Scotland has been badly hit, with the north seeing flooding later on. It is now being reported that the south of Scotland is at risk of heavy rainfall and localised flooding.  Media news

Perth Flooding

Our thoughts go out to the people of Perth affected by flooding over the last few hours. The Perth and Kinross Council website has the following update: Severe weather and flood warnings SEPA has issued a flood watch for the Lower Tay and tributaries following heavy rainfall. There is localised flooding in the Perth and

Arkansas Flash Floods

Our thoughts go out across the pond to the flood hit communities of Arkansas. It is being reported that 16 people have been killed with another 40 unaccounted for when rivers rose 6 metres. At one point the height of the rivers rose 2.5m in an hour. The flood survivors interviewed in this BBC news