£500,000 grant could bring vital flood defences for East Cowes

East Cowes ferry terminal :

A bid to secure £500,000 in government funding to better protect homes and businesses in East Cowes from tidal flooding is being put forward by The Environment Agency

Tuesday, 21st January, 2020 12:20pm

By IW Council Press Office with one comment

Flood alert issued for the Isle of Wight

flood alert sign

Water levels in the Eastern Yar are higher than normal, but fairly stable say the Environment Agency

Friday, 17th January, 2020 10:28am

By Sally Perry

Flood warning for the Isle of Wight coast issued by the Environment Agency

Flooding in Cowes by Karl Love

The predicted high tide and strong winds expected in the early morning have resulted in a flood warning for the Isle of Wight

Tuesday, 14th January, 2020 12:59pm

By Sally Perry

Flood alert extended for the Isle of Wight

lood sign by the side of a flooded road in the south of England

As water levesl rise, flooding is expected in certain areas around the Isle of Wight

Friday, 27th December, 2019 1:47pm

By Sally Perry

Flood Alert in force for the Isle of Wight as more rain is forecast

flood alert sign

Those living on the Eastern Yar and tributaries from Whitwell to Bembridge are warned to 'be prepared' by the Environment Agency

Monday, 23rd December, 2019 11:44am

By Sally Perry

Update on Flood Warning for Gurnard Lock

The situation has changed overnight and the Environment Agency have issued an update to the Gurnard Lock flood warning

Friday, 20th December, 2019 8:20am

By Sally Perry

Flood warning in place for Gurnard on the Gurnard Luck

lood sign by the side of a flooded road in the south of England

Another flood warning from the Environment Agency, this one for the Gurnard area

Thursday, 19th December, 2019 2:09pm

By Sally Perry

Met Office extends weather warning for the Isle of Wight

rain on the window

It's going to stay wet and get wetter over the next few days, so you'll have to scrap plans for a winter barbeque

Thursday, 19th December, 2019 11:51am

By Sally Perry

Flood warning issued for the Isle of Wight

flood alert sign

If you live on the Eastern Yar or tributaries from Whitwell to Bembridge, the Environment Agency has warned residents to 'be prepared'

Thursday, 19th December, 2019 9:46am

By Sally Perry

Flooding expected on Isle of Wight coast due to higher than normal tide, say Environment Agency

Flooding in East Cowes

Higher than usual tide later this evening and on Thursday could result in flooding in certain areas

Tuesday, 26th November, 2019 12:58pm

By Sally Perry

Isle of Wight weather warning for heavy rain brought forward

autumn leaves in rain puddle by Hannah Domsic

The heavy rain predicted by the Met Office will be arriving sooner than expected - details within

Wednesday, 13th November, 2019 12:13pm

By Sally Perry

Heavy rain heading to the Isle of Wight says Met Office weather warning

heavy rain outside window with toy figure in raincoat and wellies looking out by Rhendi Rukmana

The heavy rain that other parts of the country have been experiencing are set to head to the Island later this week

Tuesday, 12th November, 2019 3:18pm

By Sally Perry