Tag: Fife

Lull Over – More Rain On Its Way

Hope everyone has caught up on their sleep after Thursday night’s flood prevention activities for “Round Two” may be coming along in the coming hours and days. Rain throughout today and tomorrow may cause flooding for Freuchie and other areas of North East Fife.  Heavy rainfall since 9:30am is already affecting the watercourses of Freuchie,

Flooding in North East England

Very sad to see people in the North East of England have been affected badly by flooding overnight. BBC Breakfast is reporting 450 properties flooded in Lancashire and Yorkshire. Our thoughts are with you. The amount of rain being predicted for Freuchie over the next few days has dropped substantially compared with previous predictions. It

Scotland Tonight

Following flooding in the West of Scotland over the last few days, Paul Hendy of the Scottish Flood Forum was interviewed by David MacKay on Scotland Tonight. Paul Hendy of Scottish Flood Forum interviewed on Scotland Tonight–26/11/2011 Do you agree or disagree with the comments made by Paul? It is becoming increasingly clear that years

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

Flooding in Fife

Park Road in Rosyth has suffered devastating flooding according to the Dunfermline Press: http://www.dunfermlinepress.com/news/roundup/articles/2011/08/11/416067-park-road–an-absolute-disaster-after-deluge/ STV is reporting flooding in Burntisland, Kilmany, St Andrews and Tayport: http://news.stv.tv/scotland/tayside/265820-businesses-hit-and-roads-blocked-after-flooding-in-tayside-and-fife/ The BBC has done a great job of reporting on the Rosyth flood: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-south-scotland-14474329 Very sad news day for Fife.  FFAG is thinking of the people in the areas

Fife Council Response

FFAG would like to recognise the part Fife Council employees have played over the last few days. An officer from Transportation Services was out yesterday checking watercourses and the hard working guys from Community Services, who would normally be cutting the grass and keeping Fife looking beautiful, were out today checking high flood risk sites.

SEPA Issues Flood Alert

SEPA has issued a flood alert for Fife: A FLOOD ALERT has been issued for Fife. Persistent and heavy rain is forecast to come through on Wednesday and continue through until mid Thursday . Catchments are already partially saturated and this rain is expected to cause flooding, particularly in low lying and urban areas and