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Environment Agency uses local flood group as national example

Jess Warren
“Those that had flooded felt that nothing was being done to mitigate future events. The partnership was set up to effectively project manage flood mitigation...
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Walker rescued from River Thames towpath after getting caught in floodwaters

Phil Creighton
WALKERS are being warned to take care around floodwater after a woman was rescued from the Thames Path in Sonning last week.  Volunteers from Berkshire...
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Borough hit by flooding as rivers burst their banks from heavy rain

Jess Warren
The Environment Agency has issued amber flood alerts across the borough for the River Loddon, the River Thames, the River Blackwater and red warnings for...
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Local builder tackles watery challenge for charity

Jess Warren
Local man rows 127 miles of the River Thames in his homemade fishing boat, sleeping on board each night. All in the name of charity....
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Police presence at Wokingham Waterside Centre after incident on Reading’s Kings Road

Phil Creighton
Thames Valley Police have cordoned off an area by the River Thames and the Kennet and Avon Canal this morning after a body was found...