May 25 2013 Latest news:
Lizzie Dearden, Reporter
Monday, July 9, 2012
The River Roding was put on flood alert yesterday (Sunday) evening following heavy rain.
The river, which flows through Ilford, Wanstead and Woodford Green, is on the first warning level.
Redbridge Council advises residents to make a flood plan and prepare to act on it, collect equipment and monitor water levels on the Environment Agency website.
If you see flooding in your area, you can email pictures to the council at email@example.com to help them track changes.
A council spokesman said officers are monitoring the water levels and are in close contact with the Environment Agency.
The Redbridge Emergency Public Information Line provides 24-hour recorded information on 0844 445 7600.
For up-to-date flooding information call Floodline on 0845 988 1188 using quick dial 172915.
The Environment Agency website contains details of river level and flooding information at www.environment-agency.gov.uk.