Search

Redbridge’s River Roding on flood alert

09:20 28 January 2013

A section of the River Roding. Picture: Thames21

A section of the River Roding. Picture: Thames21

Archant

The River Roding, which flows through Redbridge, has been placed on flood alert by the Environment Agency.

Rain over the weekend, combined with forecast wet weather for much of this week, means a close watch is being kept on the river.

It flows through Wanstead, Woodford and Ilford and in 2000 it burst its banks, flooding around 1,000 homes.

• If you live close to the River Roding and experience any flooding, contact the Recorder on 020 8477 3800 or email newsdesk@ilfordrecorder.co.uk.

Latest News Stories

11:04
Redbridge Rainbow Community chairman Matthew Walters. Picture: Redbridge Rainbow Community

An LGBT charity has backed calls for a debate on transgender baptisms.

Ilford Lane in 2013 after Mariana Popa, a Romanian prostitute, was stabbed.

A councillor has criticised the police’s approach to tackling prostitution, after the recent discovery of another brothel in Goodmayes.

Yesterday, 15:00
Author Alan Simpson

Like the calm before the storm, the day was still and uneventful.

Yesterday, 12:00
Head of Redbridge Drama Centre Keith Homer

A Redbridge Drama Centre (RDC) play with almost no spoken words has been wowing international audiences in Belgium.

Most read news

Competitions

Get your hands on some fresh trainers!

Need some new shoes to head to work or some new heels for a night on the cobbles? London24 has teamed up with online retailer Sole Trader to offer £100 worth of shoes to one lucky reader.

Take in the stunning sites of London from the summit of the O2!

Up at The O2 has teamed up with London24 to give one lucky reader the chance to experience urban mountaineering this summer with an exhilarating 90-minute climb across the roof of one of London’s most iconic landmarks.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Ilford Recorder e-edition today E-edition
Family Notices 24


Our trusted business finder