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Kent taken off flood alert

26 November 2012

 

Kent's flood alerts have all been lifted - despite downpours earlier on today.

The Environment Agency's warnings were removed this afternoon on the Darent, Stour and Beult rivers.

Deep water at Eynsford.

Deep water at Eynsford earlier today

The had earlier been in place on Sheppey, with the area around Scrapsgate Drain among the worst affected.

Around the Dartford area, the River Darent was earlier put on notice of possible flooding.

And the stretch from Westerham to Dartford, including Brasted, Sundridge, Chipstead, Dunton Green, Otford, Eynsford and South Darenth had been on alert until this afternoon.

The lock at East Farleigh almost disappears under the high river.

The lock at East Farleigh almost disappears under the high river today

Another flood alert - for the River Beult area - was also removed from the Environment Agency's website.

 

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