Monday, 25 January 2016

Langport firing notices 01/02/16 - 14/02/16

The details of firing activity on the Langport Range for the period from 1st to 14th Feb, supplied by MoD, is included here.

Friday, 8 January 2016

EA Flooding update 8th Jan

EA have confirmed that none of their trigger criteria are currently being met and that local systems are working as they would expect at this time of year.

Spillways on the River Parrett have stopped running and Monkleaze Clyce is open, removing water from the Parrett which is reducing levels further upstream.

The latest issue of The Stream is available here and has an interesting overview of current and proposed work on the River Sowy and the King's Sedgemoor Drain as part of the 20 year flood relief plan.

Monday, 4 January 2016

EA Flood update 4/1/16

Visit to view the latest flood alerts and warnings in place or call Floodline on 0345 988 1188.

Somerset Levels & Moors situation update: as at 15.00 hours, Monday 4 January 2016 from Environment Agency Wessex Area (Bridgwater Office)
This briefing has been prepared in response to recent enquiries in order to provide local residents and partners with an update on the current situation and the forecast for the next few days.  We are not planning to release regular bulletins unless conditions in Somerset change significantly.
It is important to note that none of our key trigger points have been met and that local systems are managing the current and expected rainfall in the way we would expect for this time of year.
For more information on road closures, please contact the Highways Department at Somerset County Council.

Monday, 14 December 2015

Langport Range activity 21/12/15 – 17/01/16

The latest Firing Notice issued by MoD for the Langport Range can be found here. The MoD team wish everyone a Happy Christmas.

Monday, 30 November 2015

Langport Firing Notice 07/12/15 - 20/12/15

The latest information relating to firing on the Langport Range can be found here.

Tuesday, 17 November 2015

Public Meeting, Nov 23rd.

Flood Trigger points

As we move into the season when floods could be a possibility, the Environment Agency want to explain to Aller residents how the Trigger Points they have set up will allow monitoring and early warning of potential problems.

There will be an open meeting on Monday, 23rd Nov from 6pm at the Village Hall when the Environment Agency team, supported by Somerset County Council will give presentations and answer questions.

Please support this meeting, it is for everyone's benefit. Let your friends and neighbours know. Notice is short and they may not pick up the information unless you tell them.

There is a wealth of information about what to do in a flood situation at Make sure you are prepared for all eventualities this winter.

Firing Range activity 23-11 to 6-12

The latest activities planned for the Langport Range can be found here.