The Environment Agency has updated it's list of flood warnings for England and Wales. Their "Flood Warning" is defined as "Flooding is expected. Immediate action required"
- There at 32 flood warnings in place in the Agency's North East region, which covers North and West Yorkshire.
- The Midlands region (including South Yorkshire and Derbyshire) has 67 warnings in place.
- There are 22 warnings in the Anglian region (including Lincolnshire, East Yorkshire and North Nottinghamshire)
To see a full list of the latest Flood Warnings click here.
The Environment Agency says the flood defence schemes are working in York. Calendar spoke to the Agency's Craig McGarvey
A criminal investigation's been launched by the Environment Agency after a pollutant which killed thousands of fish in West Yorkshire was identified. Around 2,500 dead roach, bream and perch were found in Doe Park reservoir in Denholme last month.
The Environment Agency are not naming the substance, but have issued a warning to residents and businesses to dispose of chemicals carefully, and not to pour them down drains.
The Environment Agency has issued a flood warning for Hebden Bridge.
You can see a map of the area under threat here
Craig Woolhouse, head of flood incident management at the Environment Agency,
The Environment Agency's head of the joint emergency management service in Lincolnshire, has today released a statement regarding yesterday's "extraordinarily unusual amount of rainfall, which affected large areas of the county", he also explained what is happening today._
The team said they were thankful that nobody has been seriously hurt during the flash-flooding. Locals can follow live reports from the Lincolnshire Environment Agency team on twitter here.
A gang of four waste bosses have been jailed for illegally storing tonnes of dangerous chemical waste, some of which ended up fly tipped across the North of England.
The waste was dumped in roadside lay bys across Yorkshire, Lancashire and Shropshire, prompted a nationwide investigation by the Environment Agency, code name Operation Pandora.
· Solway Ave, Wyberton
· Fleet St, Holbeach
· Market Place, Donington
· Grange Lane, Ingham
· Stamp End, Lincoln
· Billingborough Rd, Folkingham
· Keeble Drive, Washingborough
· High Street/The Drift, Walcott