Heavy rain alerts across Dales

Environmental chiefs have issued a number of flood alerts in Derbyshire amid heavy rain.

The Environment Agency has issued alerts for a number of rivers in parts of the county.

Craig Woolhouse, of the Environment Agency, said: “Our teams are out around the clock to minimise the risks and prepare for flooding, clearing drainage channels and ensuring that defences are working properly.

“We urge people to keep up to date with the weather forecast and local news overnight and remain prepared for flooding and staying away from dangerous flood water.”

To see the flood alerts, visit here.

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