The Newtown play centre was devastated by floods after a pipe burst, submerging cars and homesRead the full story ›
A water main has burst in Birmingham causing some homes to flood. Some people are without running water.Read the full story ›
The Environment Agency has issued flood warnings and alerts across the region this evening. There are around 20 alerts in the MidlandsRead the full story ›
Work has begun in Birmingham to build a tunnel which could stop more than a hundred and fifty homes in the Selly Park area from being flooded.
It was badly hit by torrential rains last year, but as Melissa Wright reports, work is going on across the city to protect people from future downpours.
Our reporter Callum Watkinson caught up with a family who had to leave their home in a part of Birmingham which was severely flooded last year, as work to improve flood defences gets underway.
The lorry park at Doxey in Stafford has been closed this afternoon following intense flooding.
As well as closing of the area the council are warning residents and motorists not to attempt to travel through the water either on foot or by car.
The entrance at Pans Drive is expected to remain closed until the waters subside.
Environment Secretary Andrea Leadsom announced the government funded scheme to enhance Burton's existing flood defences.Read the full story ›
Areas in Leicestershire have been affected by flooding after heavy rain.Read the full story ›
Research carried out by the AA found 45% of drivers from the region would risk putting themselves in danger.Read the full story ›
Nearly a quarter of 18 to 34-year-olds in the West Midlands are currently living in an area at risk.Read the full story ›