Shropshire Flooding: River Severn peaks in Ironbridge and Bridgnorth

Flooding continues to cause problems across Shropshire today after the River Severn peaked in Ironbridge and Bridgnorth last night.
The Wharfage in Ironbridge yesterday. Photo: Telford & Wrekin Council

Shropshire Flooding: River Severn peaks in Ironbridge and Bridgnorth

Flooding continues to cause problems across Shropshire today after the River Severn peaked in Ironbridge and Bridgnorth last night.
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Flood defences along the Wharfage in Ironbridge. Photo: Telford & Wrekin Council

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Business in Coleham, Shrewsbury were flooded on Monday evening. Photo: Steven Oliver Photography

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Flood defences along the Wharfage in Ironbridge. Photo: Telford & Wrekin Council

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