Simon's Blog - Sunrises & SunsetsRead the full story ›
Simon's Blog - Freaky FungiRead the full story ›
Climate experts at Reading University say 2014 is set to be the warmest year on record, which has had an impact on plant growth and insect behaviour. ITV Meridian has been investigating:
Simon's Blog - It's ChristmasRead the full story ›
Simon's Blog - 3rd Warmest Autumn On RecordRead the full story ›
Simon's Blog - Trees That Look Like Other ThingsRead the full story ›
They were forced to leave their homes when flood water came pouring through their doors - but two months on, several families in Oxford, say they still don't know when they'll be able to return. Many residents of Normandy Crescent in Cowley lost everything when a mains pipe burst sending water cascading through their houses. Some are still living in temporary accommodation and are unsure if they'll be back home in time forChristmas. Kate Bunkall reports.
Simon's Blog - Is It Really November?Read the full story ›
Simon's Blog - Mist, Fog & FrostRead the full story ›
A flood alert has been issued by the Environment Agency, warning people of possible flooding for the Lower River Loddon at the River Thames confluence including Twyford, Charvil and Wargrave.
Levels are expected to continue to rise today and flooding of low lying land and roads is expected this afternoon, especially in the Twyford area.
Local residents are urged to follow these safety tips:
- Be prepared to protect yourself, family, pets and property.
- Call Floodline on 0845 988 1188 for up-to-date flooding information.
- Keep an eye on local water levels and weather conditions.
- Visit the Environment Agency website for river level and flooding information.
- Tune into weather, news and travel bulletins on local television and radio.
- Avoid walking, cycling or driving through flood water.