Flood alert latest: Radwell Bridge and Roxton

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With the wet weather across Bedford Borough, the Environment Agency and Bedford Borough Council have issued flood updates for the following areas:

  • Radwell Bridge, Radwell Road, has been closed due to flooding.
  • Flooding is expected in Roxton due to raised water levels on the River Great Ouse.

Sections of the river from Roxton to Newport Pagnell are likely to be affected for a few days.

Motorists are advised to:

  • Avoid low lying footpaths near watercourses.
  • Plan driving routes to avoid low lying roads near rivers as they may be flooded.
  • Take care when driving through flood water. It can be deeper than you think.

For further information on flood alerts and to get advice, visit Bedford Borough Council’s website or check the Environment Agency East Anglia Twitter page.

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