River Severn peaks in Ironbridge as levels in Shrewsbury fall

Residents in properties at risk of flooding in Ironbridge, including behind flood defences on The Wharfage, were advised to leave their homes yesterday as river levels rose.

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Flood defences pictured in Ironbridge yesterday.

River Severn peaks in Ironbridge as levels in Shrewsbury fall

Residents in properties at risk of flooding in Ironbridge, including behind flood defences on The Wharfage, were advised to leave their homes yesterday as river levels rose.
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A road closed sign in Coleham Head which is closed following the deployment of flood defences.

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