The Environment Agency (EA) has launched a street-by-street guide showing the risk of flooding to homes across Somerset
Long term flood risk assessment for locations in England.
Surprise, surprise, a lot of locations in Curry Rivel and beyond are at risk of flooding.
The map is a new service from the Environment Agency which has been improving its online tools to allow people to judge when their homes may be at risk in the short and long term.
Use this service to find out:
how likely it is that a place could flood in the future
what factors could cause or contribute to any potential flooding
where to find more information about managing your flood risk
Enter an English postcode to see long term flood risk information for a specific location.
The map uses different shades of blue to indicate varying levels of risk, with the darker shades used to represent areas where flooding is more likely. It can be searched by postcode and individual property addresses including homes and businesses.
The EA says the map "is suitable for identifying which parts of counties or towns are at risk, or have the most risk."
However, it says although in a flood risk area, individual homes may not be affected by specific floods, and says the map is intended to be used only as a guide for residents.
EA Online Map Website
More news from Curry Rivel
The latest Ofsted report (Key Stage 2, 7th March 2017) for Curry Rivel School is available, the overall effectiveness is reported as 'Requires Improvement'. You can download the latest Ofsted report for Curry Rivel Church of England VC Primary School as a PDF.'Changes in staffing since the last inspection have had a negative impact on leaders' capacity to...
Langport Surgery will be closed on Monday 25th, Tuesday 26th December & Monday 1st January.Please be aware of the dates for requesting and picking up medications.Order by Collect onWed 20th Dec Fri 22nd DecThurs 21 Dec Wed 27 DecWed 27th Dec Fri 29th DecThurs 28th Dec Tues 2nd..
Have a Big Breakfast in the Curry Rivel Village Hall (8.30am-12.30pm) and follow that up with a Carol service at St Andrew's church (6pm). Sunday 17th December 2017.Breakfast with SANTA on Sunday 17th December for the Christmas Big Breakfast at the Village Hall. Bring the whole family along to this great Community Christmas Event, from 8.30am till 12.30pm.Enjoy a freshly cooked...
Drayton Village Hall