This morning the Environment Agency issued a flood warning for the River Thames, meaning there is a risk of flooding to property. This alert is for the Thames at Laleham, which also affects Laleham Reach and the area around Thorpe Park resort in Runnymede.
A flood warning has been issued for the River Wey, meaning property flooding is possible. Flood alerts are also in place along the River Thames, Windle Brook and Hale, Mill, Addlestone and Chertsey Bournes as a result of recent heavy rainfall.
Following the impact of Storm Ciara, the Secretary of State for the Environment gave a statement to the House of Commons on flooding yesterday, reiterating the Government's commitment to 'major investments in our flood defences to better protect thousands of homes and businesses across the count
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