Entries by Roger

River Severn Sandy Lane and Severnside, Stourport – Flooding is expected – immediate action required

River Severn Sandy Lane and Severnside, Stourport Flooding is expected – immediate action required River levels are forecast to continue rising at the Bewdley river gauge as a result of persistent heavy rainfall. Consequently, flooding of property and roads and farmland is expected today. No further rainfall is forecast today. We expect river levels to […]

Changes to forming Christmas bubbles

The Prime Minister has announced changes to the rules on forming Christmas bubbles. This is in response to rising case numbers and the discovery of a new variation of the Covid-19 virus which is more easily spread. You are now only allowed to form a Christmas bubble, with up to two other households, on Christmas […]

Making a Christmas bubble with friends and family Updated -19 December 2020

It is vital that we each take personal responsibility this Christmas to limit the spread of the virus and protect our loved ones, particularly if they are vulnerable. One in three people with coronavirus (COVID-19) have no symptoms and will be spreading it without realising it. So the safest way to celebrate Christmas this year is […]

IMPORTANT News Release from Public Health England and Worcestershire County Council

Public Health partners urge people not to touch sick or dead birds Public Health England (PHE) Midlands and Worcestershire County Council public health colleagues are urging people, including members of voluntary wildlife organisations, not to touch sick or dead wild birds. The call comes as PHE and the local authority work together after confirmed avian […]

River Severn in Worcestershire – Flooding is possible be prepared

River levels have risen at Diglis, Worcester (Barbourne), Kempsey & Saxons Lode gauges as a result of heavy rainfall. Further heavy showers are forecast over the weekend. Flooding of roads & farmland is expected. We expect flooding to affect low lying land & roads adjacent to the river from Highley to Tewkesbury, including Stourport, Holt […]

River Severn in Worcestershire – Flooding is possible be prepared

Flooding is possible – be prepared River levels are rising slowly at Diglis, Kempsey Yacht Club & Saxons Lode river gauges due to heavy rainfall. Flooding of roads and farmland is expected to continue. We expect flooding to affect low lying land & roads next to the river from Highley to Tewkesbury. Stourport, Holt Fleet, […]

Flood alert in force now River Severn in Worcestershire

Flooding is possible – be prepared River levels are rising slowly at Diglis, Kempsey Yacht Club & Saxons Lode river gauges due to heavy rainfall. Flooding is expected to start tonight, 16/12/20. We expect flooding to affect low lying land & roads next to the river from Highley to Tewkesbury. Stourport, Holt Fleet, Worcester, Kempsey, […]

Happy Christmas

Dear All,   2020 has been a very different year for all of us. I hope you are all safe and well and 2021 can be better for all.   Thank you for your continuing support of Neighbourhood watch locally and keeping your local neighbourhood protected.   I wish you all the best for 2021 […]

Update from West Mercia Police & Crime Commissioner

Hello and welcome to my latest newsletter… This edition includes: another opportunity to have YOUR say directly with me; my call for clarity around West Mercia Police’s approach to COVID-19 enforcement, more county lines arrests in the fight to tackle drug offences; the release of my official Christmas crime prevention playlist and a round up of my special edition White […]