Flood Warning Info - Ellington Brook at Spaldwick, Ellington and Brampton

Area Description

High Street in Spaldwick, Thrapston Road and Spinney Field in Ellington, and Great North Road in Brampton.
This is a Flood Warning Area. For this area, you may receive Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings.
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There are no Flood Warnings currently in force for this area. See below for historical flood warnings.

Area Covered by this Flood Warning

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Flood Warning History

Number of historic Flood Warnings that have previously been recorded for this area:
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Historical Flood Warning Messages for this Area

  • We have only been collating detailed flood messages since May 2017.
  • Each Flood Warning may have multiple updates. The messages listed below may therefore be greater than the number of alerts detailed in the Flood Warning table above.

Flood Warning issued on 14 Jan 2021 19:44
Ellington Brook
River levels remain high at the Hamerton river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall. Consequently, flooding is possible during Thursday night, 14/01/2021. We expect flooding to affect High Street in Spaldwick, Thrapston Road and Spinney Field in Ellington, and Great North Road in Brampton. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 12 hours. We expect river levels to remain high during Thursday night, 14/01/2021. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated Friday morning, 15th January, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 14 Jan 2021 11:13
Ellington Brook
River levels are rising at the Hamerton river gauge as a result of persistent rainfall over the last 24 hours. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is possible from 13:00 today, Thursday 14th January. We expect flooding to affect High Street in Spaldwick, Thrapston Road and Spinney Field in Ellington, and Great North Road in Brampton. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 6 hours. We expect river levels to continue to rise until late afternoon/early evening. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water. This message will be updated this afternoon, Thursday 14th January, or as the situation changes


Flood Warning issued on 25 Dec 2020 00:20
Ellington Brook
River levels remain high but are falling at the Hamerton river gauge. However, the risk of flooding remains. We expect flooding to affect High Street in Spaldwick, Thrapston Road and Spinney Field in Ellington, and Great North Road in Brampton. No further significant rainfall is forecast. We expect river levels to continue falling. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Dec 2020 16:32
Ellington Brook
River levels are high at the Hamerton river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall yesterday and overnight. Flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected. We expect flooding to affect High Street in Spaldwick, Thrapston Road and Spinney Field in Ellington, and Great North Road in Brampton. Further light rainfall is possible over the next 24 hours which may cause levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water and move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. Please call 999 if you are in immediate danger. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Dec 2020 10:07
Ellington Brook
River levels are high but beginning to fall at the Hamerton river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall yesterday and overnight. Flooding of property, roads and farmland is expected. We expect flooding to affect High Street in Spaldwick, Thrapston Road and Spinney Field in Ellington, and Great North Road in Brampton. Further light rainfall is possible over the next 24 hours which may cause levels to remain high. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water and move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. Please call 999 if you are in immediate danger. This message will be updated by 5pm, Thursday 24th December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Dec 2020 00:38
Ellington Brook
River levels are high but steady at the Hamerton river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property/roads and farmland is expected. We expect flooding to affect High Street in Spaldwick, Thrapston Road and Spinney Field in Ellington, and Great North Road in Brampton. Further rainfall is forecast over the next 4 hours. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are liaising with emergency services. Please avoid contact with flood water and move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. Please call 999 if you are in immediate danger. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Dec 2020 16:40
Ellington Brook
River levels are rising at the Hamerton river gauge as a result of heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property is expected from 18:30. We expect flooding to affect High Street in Spaldwick, Thrapston Road and Spinney Field in Ellington, and Great North Road in Brampton Further rainfall is forecast over the next 8 hours. We expect river levels to continue rising throughout Wednesday night. We are closely monitoring the situation. Please avoid contact with flood water and move possession and valuables off the ground or to safety. Please call 999 if you are in immediate danger. This message will be updated in 8 hours, or as the situation changes.