CIRENCESTER FLOODS: Council support retains the as flood waters recede

Riv levels and highway bombarding have started to recede on the Cotswolds as the clean-up usage continues.

Following a period of drier surroundings in the last 24 hours, river heights and highway flooding contain started to recede in most severely affected South Cotswold venues.

The council has been long term to support residents and restore sandbag stocks for destination and parish councils.

Leader with this council, Joe Harris, replied: “After a few extremely really hard days the situation is noticed that you improve slowly. However , there remain properties, gardens and tracks that remain flooded.

“Sewage bombarding is the biggest issue all of us are asking Thames Water supply to provide more support additionally clear raw sewage received from homes and gardens.

“There really need to be a clear plan to prevent riv water infiltrating sewage bodies on this scale again help it is simply not fair exactly who residents have had to deal with it.

“We have witnessed carers arriving to provide essential personal pay any attention to elderly and inconsistente residents and being forced to study sewage contaminated floodwater.

“We have had to provide Portaloos for more aged residents who have had no more flushing toilets for days : we cannot allow their infidelity to continue, it is placing these residents at risk. ”

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