'Mini-tornado' devastates village as storm rips through Nuneaton

A 'mini-tornado' has ripped through a Warwickshire village causing chaos. Elsewhere in the Midlands there were lightning strikes and storm damage.

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Four new Flood Alerts following severe weather conditions

Further extreme weather conditions have led to the Environment Agency issuing four new Flood Alerts in the Midlands:

  • Severn Vyrnwy Confluence
  • River Wye in Derbyshire
  • River Severn in Worcestershire
  • Tidal Trent

Flood Alerts are the Environment Agency's lowest category of flood risk. It is followed by a Flood Warning, which in turn is followed by a Severe Flood Warning, which means there is a potential for loss of life.

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