UK flood crisis worsens

July 23, 2007
According to a recent BBC News article, the flooding crisis in central and western England continues with thousands of homes losing water and electricity supplies. As the Severn and Thames rivers threaten to overflow, more than 300,000 people in Gloucestershire will be left without running water by Monday evening. According to the UK Environment Agency, the water levels of both rivers have exceeded those of devastating floods in 1947...

LONDON, UK, July 23, 2007 -- According to a recent BBC News article, the flooding crisis in central and western England continues with thousands of homes losing water and electricity supplies. As the Severn and Thames rivers threaten to overflow, more than 300,000 people in Gloucestershire will be left without running water by Monday evening. According to the UK Environment Agency, the water levels of both rivers have exceeded those of devastating floods in 1947...
Click here to read the full article.

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Also see:
-- Current flooding information from the Environment Agency
-- "Rainwater harvesting systems could ease summer floods"

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