09:45AM, Wednesday 03 February 2021
A flood warning has been issued for Old Windsor due to rising water levels on the River Thames.
Flooding of properties, roads and farmland is expected today, especially in properties closest to the river from Friday Island to Magna Carta Island.
Those affected are being told to take immediate action and deploy any flood defences such as sand bags and air brick covers.
Residents should avoid low lying footpaths near local watercourses.
Further heavy showers are possible today and the Government’s flood information service said it expects river levels to remain high over the coming days.
Flood warnings have also been issued in the following areas:
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