23rd November - Today's News: Respite After Floods, but More to Come!
Excellent night in Wolverhampton last night watching Runrig in one of their best shows ever. Thanks guys! Whilst I was out, another 14.5mm of rain fell, though surprisingly this doesn't seem to have raised the river level any higher - to the relief of many. But another inch is forecast for Saturday night .....
Already Evesham has been in the news as the BBC report on how floating caravans on the Avon protected - these caravans were submerged to their roofs in 2007. Meanwhile the local paper reports in flooding chaos in the Vale.
But we're not the only ones, problems have been widespread across the country
And in the US: