Flood Alert Info - Bottle Brook in Derbyshire

Area Description

Bottle Brook and tributaries from Denby to the River Derwent at Little Eaton.

This is a Flood Alert Area. For this area the highest level of flood notification that you will receive is a Flood Alert. No Flood Warnings or Severe Flood Warnings are issued for this area.
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Flood Alert Currently in Force

There are no Flood Alerts currently in force for this area. See below for historical flood warnings.

Area Covered by this Flood Alert

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Flood Alert History

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


Flood Alert issued on 27 Jul 2018 16:14
Bottle Brook
Thunderstorms are forecast in the East Midlands today (27th July). Levels on the Bottle Brook may rise in response to heavy, localised rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying land is possible at the B6179 at Kilburn and Little Eaton, farmlands in the Kilburn and Little Eaton areas. We urge residents to avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message tomorrow morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 27 Jul 2018 08:59
Bottle Brook
Thunderstorms are forecast in the East Midlands today (27th July). Levels on the Bottle Brook may rise in response to heavy, localised rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying land is possible at the B6179 at Kilburn and Little Eaton, farmlands in the Kilburn and Little Eaton areas. We urge residents to avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message this afternoon or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 26 Jul 2018 16:01
Bottle Brook
Thunderstorms are forecast in the East Midlands today (26th July) through untill Saturday (28th July), which could cause river levels to rise resulting in localised flooding. Levels on the Bottle Brook may rise in response to heavy rainfall, As a result flooding of the low lying land is possible at the B6179 at Kilburn and Little Eaton, farmlands in the Kilburn and Little Eaton areas. River levels may rise from this afternoon onwards. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message on Friday or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 20:58
Bottle Brook
Levels are high but falling in the Bottle Brook due to recent heavy rainfall. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around B6179 at Kilburn and Little Eaton, farmlands in the Kilburn and Little Eaton areas is possible. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Tuesday morning or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 2 Apr 2018 09:56
Bottle Brook
Levels on the Bottle Brook are rising in response to persistent rainfall, which will continue throughout today, Monday 2 April. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around the B6179 at Kilburn and Little Eaton, and farmland in the Kilburn and Little Eaton areas is possible starting this morning. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Monday evening or as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2018 20:13
Bottle Brook
Levels are high on the Bottle Brook due to heavy rainfall over the last 12 hours. Flooding will continue throughout the remainder of Monday 12th March and into Tuesday 13th March and will affect low lying agricultural land and roads around the B6179 at Kilburn and Little Eaton, farmland in the Kilburn and Little Eaton areas. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message as the situation changes.


Flood Alert issued on 12 Mar 2018 12:02
Bottle Brook
Levels on the Bottle Brook are rising in response to heavy rainfall, which will continue throughout today. As a result, flooding of low lying agricultural land and roads around the B6179 at Kilburn and Little Eaton, farmland in the Kilburn and Little Eaton areas is possible. We urge residents to prepare, remain vigilant and avoid walking and driving through flood water. We are closely monitoring the situation. We will endeavour to update this message by Monday evening or as the situation changes.