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Two Flood Warnings In Northants As Winter Storm Hits

3 hours
First broadcast:
Tuesday 24 December 2013

As the winter storm hits, the Environment Agency has issued hundreds of flood warnings across England and Wales. In Northamptonshire there are two flood warnings for the River Nene - at the Cogenhoe Mill Caravan Site and at East Brackley in the south of the county.

There are also flood alerts along other stretches of the Nene and the Rivers Welland and Tove too, and across the country Christmas travel plans are being affected by the weather.

Stuart talks to Paul Watters is from the AA, to Northamptonshire’s Chief Fire Office Martin Emberson, to Irven Forbes from the Environment Agency, and to Francis Thomas from London Midland Trains.


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