Flood Warning Info - River Teign (Lower) from Chudleigh to Kingsteignton

Area Description

riverside properties and roads between Chudleigh and Kingsteignton, including New Bridge, Ventiford, Preston, Teigngrace, Teign Bridge and Exeter Road .
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 16 Feb 2020 15:43
River Teign
Heavy rain has fallen over the last 48 hours in the River Teign catchment, and river levels remain high. We expect riverside locations and roads between Chudleigh to Kingsteignton to remain at risk. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. Heaviest rain has cleared this area but rain showers are forecast for the next few days. We will be closely monitoring the situation and this message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Feb 2020 23:38
River Teign
Heavy rain will continue to fall in the River Teign catchment. This is causing river levels to remain high. Properties and low lying areas around Ventiford Cottages and properties around Ventiford Bridge, School Cottages at Teigngrace, businesses at Teignbridge Level Crossing, Sandford Orleigh Farm and the Exeter Road will remain at risk. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation. Our staff are out in the area and will relay information and assist the emergency services and council. This message will be updated Sunday afternoon or earlier if the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Feb 2020 13:51
River Teign
Flooding is expected on Saturday afternoon. Heavy rain falling in the River Teign catchment will continue throughout Saturday. This is causing the River Teign to rise and the river is forecast to continue rising through the day. Properties and low lying areas around Ventiford Cottages and properties around Ventiford Bridge, School Cottages at Teigngrace, businesses at Teignbridge Level Crossing, Sandford Orleigh Farm and the Exeter Road. will start to flood first from around 2:30pm on Saturday. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the day and this message will be updated as the situation changes. Our staff are out in the area and will relay information and assist the emergency services and council.


Flood Warning issued on 16 Jan 2020 15:59
River Teign
Flooding is expected on Thursday evening and in to Friday morning. Heavy rain falling over South Devon and Dartmoor has caused the River Teign to rise. We expect flooding to affect riverside properties and roads between Chudleigh and Kingsteignton, including New Bridge, Ventiford, Preston, Teigngrace, Teign Bridge and Exeter Road. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated on Friday or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 19 Dec 2019 20:09
River Teign
Flooding is expected on Thursday evening and in to Friday morning. Heavy rain falling over South Devon and Dartmoor has caused the River Teign to rise. We expect flooding to affect riverside properties and roads between Chudleigh and Kingsteignton, including New Bridge, Ventiford, Preston, Teigngrace, Teign Bridge and Exeter Road. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. Our incident response staff are closely monitoring the situation. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 20/12/19, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 23 Nov 2019 03:52
River Teign
Flooding is expected on Saturday morning. Heavy rain falling in the River Teign area will continue throughout Saturday. This is causing the River Teign to rise and river levels will remain high throughout Saturday. Properties and low lying areas around Ventiford Cottages and properties around Ventiford Bridge, School Cottages at Teigngrace, businesses at Teignbridge Level Crossing, Sandford Orleigh Farm and the Exeter Road will start to flood first from around 6am on Saturday. River levels will continue to rise and will be at their highest towards midday. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation and this message will be updated as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Nov 2018 14:53
River Teign
Flooding is expected from midday on Thursday. Heavy rain falling in the South Devon and Dartmoor area is causing the River Teign to rise. Properties and low lying areas around Ventiford Cottages and properties around Ventiford Bridge, School Cottages at Teigngrace, businesses at Teignbridge Level Crossing, Sandford Orleigh Farm and the Exeter Road will start to flood first from around Midday on Thursday. Exeter Road is currently impassable due to flooding. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the day and this message will be updated as the situation changes. Our staff are out in the area and will relay information and assist the emergency services and council.


Flood Warning issued on 29 Nov 2018 12:09
River Teign
Flooding is expected from midday on Thursday. Heavy rain falling in the South Devon and Dartmoor area is causing the River Teign to rise. Properties and low lying areas around Ventiford Cottages and properties around Ventiford Bridge, School Cottages at Teigngrace, businesses at Teignbridge Level Crossing, Sandford Orleigh Farm and the Exeter Road. will start to flood first from around Midday on Thursday and is expected to peak shortly afterwards. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation throughout the day and this message will be updated as the situation changes. Our staff are out in the area and will relay information and assist the emergency services and council.


Flood Warning issued on 15 Mar 2018 00:42
River Teign
Flooding is expected in the early hours of Thursday morning. Heavy rain falling in the Chudleigh to Kingsteignton area is causing the River Teign to rise. Properties and low lying areas around Ventiford Cottages and properties around Ventiford Bridge, School Cottages at Teigngrace, businesses at Teignbridge Level Crossing, Saand ford Orley Farm and the Exeter Road will start to flood first. River levels will be at their highest between 2am and 3am. Flood waters may be deep and fast flowing in these areas. Residents are strongly urged to take action now. Remain safe and be aware of your local surroundings. We will be closely monitoring the situation and this message will be updated as the situation changes.