Areas of Oxford remain at risk of flooding

Areas of Oxford remain at risk of flooding

Areas of Oxford remain at risk of flooding

First published in News Bicester Advertiser: Photograph of the Author by , Education Reporter, also covering West Oxford. Call me on (01865) 425437

PEOPLE are again being warned to expect flooding in parts of Oxford today.

A flood warning remains in place the New Botley, New and North Hinksey and Grandpont areas in Oxford and the Environment Agency has said the River Thames is rising very slowly in the Iffley and New Botley areas.

Two other warnings are in place in the south-east of the county.

More rain is expected overnight tonight and tomorrow is expected to see heavy rain fall.

Today is expected to remain mostly dry with further rainfall expected tomorrow.

Thirteen roads are also still closed by Oxfordshire County Council.

They include:

Lower Road, Islip
Road from A329 to Drayton St Leonard
Great Brook Road from Buckland Road to Chimney near Aston
Sandy Lane, Tiddington
Grove Road, Harwell
Barford Road, Barford St John
B4016 between Blewbury and East Hagbourne
Main Street, East Challow
High Street, Clifton Hampden
Road between Islip and Merton closed at Oddington
 

 

 

For more information call the Environment Agency Floodline on 0845 988 1188, select option 1 and enter Quickdial number 171172 to get more information.

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