Flood Warning Info - River Nene at Billing Aquadrome and nearby business parks

Area Description

River Nene at Billing Aquadrome and nearby business parks including the Riverside Business Park and Crow Lane Industrial Estate.
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 29 Dec 2020 12:24
River Nene
The risk to life at Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park has now passed. This Flood Warning remains in force as flood water is continuing to affect the Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park today, Tuesday, 29th December, and there are no electricity services available. River levels have peaked upstream and flood water is still making its way down the catchment. The Northampton Washlands flood storage area is now emptying, however river levels remain high in the main stretch of the River Nene. Continue to follow the instructions of the Emergency Services and Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park site owners. Stay safe, and be aware of your local surroundings. Avoid contact with flood water. We are monitoring the situation, and have staff in the area assisting the Emergency Services and Council. This message will be updated on Wednesday, 30th December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 28 Dec 2020 09:30
River Nene
The risk to life at Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park has now passed. This Flood Warning remains in force as deep flood water is continuing to affect the Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park today, Monday, 28th December, and there are no electricity services available. River levels have peaked upstream and flood water is still making its way down the catchment. The Northampton Washlands flood storage area is being used to manage high flows resulting from Sunday's, 27th December, rainfall. Continue to follow the instructions of the Emergency Services and Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park site owners. Stay safe, and be aware of your local surroundings. Avoid contact with flood water. We are monitoring the situation, and have staff in the area assisting the Emergency Services and Council. This message will be updated on Tuesday, 29th December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Dec 2020 16:10
River Nene
The risk to life at Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park has now passed. This Flood Warning remains in force as deep flood water is continuing to affect the Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park today, Sunday, 27th December, and there are no electricity services available. River levels have peaked upstream and flood water is still making its way down the catchment. The Northampton Washlands flood storage area is beginning to empty, however it will take several days to fully drain. Continue to follow the instructions of the Emergency Services and Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park site owners. Stay safe, and be aware of your local surroundings. Avoid contact with flood water. We are monitoring the situation, and have staff in the area assisting the Emergency Services and Council. This message will be updated on Monday, 28th December, or as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 27 Dec 2020 15:40
River Nene
The risk to life at Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park has now passed. This Flood Warning remains in force as deep flood water is continuing to affect the Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park today, Sunday, 27th December, and there are no electricity services available. River levels have peaked upstream and flood water is still making its way down the catchment. The Northampton Washlands flood storage area is beginning to empty, however it will take several days to fully drain. Continue to follow the instructions of the Emergency Services and Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park site owners. Stay safe, and be aware of your local surroundings. Avoid contact with flood water. We are monitoring the situation, and have staff in the area assisting the Emergency Services and Council. This message will be updated on Sunday, 28th December, or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 26 Dec 2020 15:38
River Nene
Heavy rain has fallen across the River Nene catchment over the past few days, with further rain expected over the weekend, 26-27 December. Whilst river levels have peaked upstream, and are now starting to drop further down the system we expect to see levels react and rise again in response to the overnight rain. Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park has been affected, and the site has been evacuated. There continues to be a severe risk to life due to the challenging conditions, including; deep flood water, floating debris and loss of utility services across the site. Follow the instructions of the emergency services. Stay safe, and aware of your local surroundings. Avoid contact with flood water. We are monitoring the situation, and have staff in the area assisting the emergency services and council. This message will be updated again on Sunday 27th December, or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 25 Dec 2020 14:58
River Nene
Heavy rain has fallen across the River Nene catchment over the past few days, with further rain expected over the weekend, 26-27 December. River levels have peaked upstream and flood water is still making its way down the catchment. Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park has been affected, and the site has been evacuated. There continues to be a severe risk to life due to the challenging conditions, including; deep flood water, floating debris and loss of utility services across the site. Follow the instructions of the Emergency Services. Stay safe, and aware of your local surroundings. Avoid contact with flood water. We are monitoring the situation, and have staff in the area assisting the Emergency Services and Council. This message will be updated again on Saturday 26th December, or as the situation changes.


Severe Flood Warning issued on 24 Dec 2020 20:57
River Nene
Heavy rain has fallen across the River Nene catchment over the past few days. Light showers are expected for the rest of the evening Thursday 24th December. River levels have peaked upstream and flood water is still making its way down the catchment. The Northampton Washlands storage has been fully utilised and deep, fast flowing river water is continuing to flood Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park. The site is being evacuated. There is now a severe risk to life due to the challenging evacuation conditions and potential for floating debris in flood water. It is possible that electricity services will also be affected. Follow the instructions of the emergency services. Stay safe, and be aware of your local surroundings. Avoid contact with flood water. We are monitoring the situation, and have staff in the area assisting the emergency services and council. This message will be updated again as the situation changes.


Flood Warning issued on 24 Dec 2020 11:12
River Nene
Heavy rain has fallen across the River Nene catchment over the past few days. Light showers are expected for the rest of today, Thursday 24th December. River levels have peaked upstream and flood water is still making its way down the catchment. As a result we expect Billing Aquadrome Holiday Park to be affected throughout today, Thursday 24th December. Low lying properties near the river are most at risk. Stay safe, and be aware of your local surroundings. Avoid riverside paths and please stay away from river embankments and flood water. We are monitoring the situation, and have staff in the area checking flood defences, clearing blockages, and assisting the Emergency Services and Council. This message will be updated again as the situation changes.