Ten high volume pumps made available by fire and rescue services nationwide were brought to a command point at Taunton Deane Services on the M5 yesterday, from...
Today's Forecast for West Country
|06:00||3°C||Light Cloud||Wind:9 mph||Rainfall:0mm||Cloud:5%|
|09:00||5°C||Sunny Periods||Wind:11 mph||Rainfall:0mm||Cloud:5%|
4 Day Forecast
STORIES TAGGED 'Weather'
Glastonbury farmer Michael Eavis says Somerset people have won a major victory by forcing the Government to accept that life on the Levels is not like Wind in...
After years of neglect, the rivers of the Somerset Levels are choked with silt. It is now time to begin the dredging once again, says Martin Hesp The world...
The Army finally came to the rescue of Britain's flood-hit communities this morning with elite Royal Marines mobilised ready for action. Around 100 military...
A major storm will batter the West Country rivalling the atrocious conditions at the start of the month. Yellow warnings for weather featuring heavy rain and...
Parts of southern England have seen the wettest January since records began in 1910, statistics from the Met Office show. A large area from East Devon to Kent...
Soldiers are being deployed to Somerset to bring relief to villages cut off by flooding. The Government has agreed to send the Army to the Somerset Levels,...
Large swathes of the West Country are covered by a severe weather warning from the Met Office amid fears that more rain could fall on saturated ground. Most...
A new plan to deal with a flood-hit area of South West England will be drawn up within six weeks, Environment Secretary Owen Paterson announced as he was...
Environment Secretary Owen Paterson was criticised by furious residents during a visit to the flood-hit Somerset Levels today. Locals from the area said they...