Hereford & Worcester

Worcester flood debris cleared from under bridge

Clearing debris from Worcester bridge
A crane was used in February to clear 30ft (9m) trees and a garden shed
Clearing debris from Worcester bridge
The bridge was closed for a week last month
Flood debris trapped under the bridge
Debris trapped under Worcester Bridge at the peak of the flooding
Worcester bridge
The bridge after the last of the debris was cleared away

The remaining flood debris trapped under the main bridge in Worcester has been cleared.

Workers from the Environment Agency in boats dealt with trees and other pieces items that remained caught under the bridge's arches.

Hundreds of tonnes of debris had already been pulled from under the bridge using a crane.

The bridge was closed for a week in February with a shuttle bus ferrying people across.

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