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- Reports that the River Frome has burst its banks in the Bromyard area (near Acton Green).
- Merton Meadow car park is 80 per cent under water in Hereford.
- Hereford Leisure Centre closed (review at 4pm)
- UPDATE: All evening classes and activities will be taking place as normal.
- Belmont Golf Course closed, but bar and kitchen open.
- Possible mud/landslide at Llangarron.
- Loads of roads closed or partially blocked
All evening classes and activities will be running as normal at Hereford Leisure Centre.
Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service have been called to more than 40 flood related incidents across the two counties today.
Tonight’s open evening at Kingstone High School has been cancelled due to the flooding near the school. It has been rescheduled for Wednesday, October 3.
Firefighters helped rescue a person from a car in Aulden, near Leominster, just after 7.45am this morning and in Stourport Road, Bromyard, shortly after 10.15am.
The floods have caused cars being abandoned in Bullingham Lane, Hereford, http://t.co/ruXHvbPT— @HTnewsroom 24 September 2012
Latest road closures
A4110 Knapton Green road is closed
B4203 Broadbridge, Bromyard is closed
B4348 Thruxton Road between A465 and Thruxton is closed
B4361 Luston from Leominster to Rosebank is closed
B4361 Portway, Orleton to B4362 Rosebank, Bircher is closed Please use the A49 and avoid B4361
C1043 Yarpole Lane from Yarpole to Luston is closed
C1248 there's been a landslide at Llangarron and the Llangarron Cross junction with A4137 the Thorn Cross is closed
A465 Clehonger is passable with care
B4348 between Clehonger and Peterchurch is passable with care
B4349 Clehonger to Kingstone is passable with care
A49 Grafton Inn is passable with care
A49 Kenchester is partially flooded
A438 Trumpet Crossroads, Ledbury has severe flooding
A438 Lugwardine to Hereford is passable with care
A438 Ledbury Road junction with Salisbury Avenue is passable with care
A4110 Brinsop is passable with care
A4110 Wigmore to Adforton is passable with care
C1039 Baskets Gate, Kingsland to Yarpole is passable with care
C1095 Hereford to Tillington Road is passable with care
U80330 Perseverance Road is passable with care
U73401 Ecroyd Park, Credenhill is passable with care
U73043 Conifer Walk, Breinton is passable with care
U73007 Towtree Lane, Burghill is passable with care
U94202 Bach Lane, Kimbolton is passable with care
U67421 Much Marcle village is passable with care
U9317 Dunwood Road, Dilwyn is passable with care
Merton Meadow car park, Hereford is 80 per cent under water
Avoid A4110 between Hereford and A44 Bainstree Cross - please use A49
Hoarwithy Road in Hereford is closed.
Good morning. There's currently 57 flood alerts over Eng & Wales. See if your area is affected: http://t.co/wb80l87T #floodaware— @EnvAgency 24 September 2012
The Environment Agency report that a massive 92mm of water has fallen in Vowchurch in the past 24 hours!
Police and fire brigade have assisted a male who was in a floating car on the B4203 near Bromyard Downs. He is now safely out.
RT @HerefordFutures: Hereford Futures is currently investigating the reasons behind the flooding of the Merton Meadow car park. It... h ...— @FionaPhillips 24 September 2012
Customer are advised not to travel unless absolutely necessary between Bri-Tau, Bri-S.Wales, Hereford-Great Malvern. #flooding— @FGW 24 September 2012
In the last 24 hours #Hereford has seen the most rainfall, with 64.6 mm recorded— @metoffice 24 September 2012
Floods at Holmer Primary School's playground. http://t.co/lQbesdKn— @HTnewsroom 24 September 2012
Apparently the River Frome has burst its banks near Acton Green in the Bromyard area.
Road flooded at The Walwyn Arms, Much Marcle.
Flooding on the Rotherwas Relief Road, about a foot deep. Passable with care.
Around 80 per cent of the Merton Meadow Car Park in Hereford is under water.
Hereford Leisure Centre is closed until 4pm today. Staff will review the situation at 4pm. Belmont Golf Course is closed, but the bar and kitchen are open.
Roads that have been seriously affected by flooding: A465 at Clehonger junction (blocked), B4348 Clehonger to Peterchurch (closed), A4110 at Knapton (closed - water going into houses), possible landslide at Llangarron, B4361 between Leominster and Luston (lots of flooding; road entering Yarpole from Orleton is heavily flooded), A4103 at Storridge (road passable with care in large vehicles and 4x4s), Ivington road near Leominster (not passable), A438 near Lugg Bridge at Lugwardine (passable with care), Hereford to Holme Lacy road, near the Old Mill (passable by large vehicles and 4x4s only), B4204 at Sapey Common (flooded), A44 between Leominster and Pembridge (flooded but passable), Old Worcester Road in Leominster (flooded), Madley to Bridge Sollars Road (flooded), Ross-on-Wye to Much Marcle road (flooded), A4172 (Dymock to Ledbury - not passable, vehicles getting stuck).
Accidents reported: A438 Trumpet, A465 Bromyard to Stoke Lacy.
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