Flood Warning Info - River Wenning at High Bentham, between Todd Hill Farm and the Sewage Works

Area Description

Includes Todd Hill Farm, 1 Mayfield Rd, 1 to 14 Wenning Avenue, Rose Cottage, Bleach House, parts of Riverside Caravan Park and the Sewage Works..
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 2 Nov 2020 00:16
River Wenning
River levels have risen at the Bentham Bridge river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding is imminent. Flooding is expected to affect Todd Hill Farm, Mayfield Road, Wenning Avenue, Rose Cottage, Bleach House, parts of Riverside Caravan Park and the Sewage Works We expect river levels to remain high until 06:00 on 02/11/20. We are closely monitoring the situation. Our incident response staff are checking defences. Please avoid using low lying footpaths near rivers and plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers, which may be flooded. This message will be updated tomorrow morning, 02/11/20, or as the situation changes.