Flood disruption continues with roads closed across Leicestershire

With further rain overnight, a number of roads remain closed due to flooding across the city and county.

The roads closures include:

  • Middleton Street and Braunstone Lane East, which are closed both ways between Aylestone Road and Amy Street
  • Church Hill Road in Thurmaston
  • Slash Lane in Sileby
  • Sileby Road in Mountsorrel

Flood warnings and alerts also remain in place for several parts of the East Midlands. The Environment Agency has issued warnings for the River Idle in Retford, Eaton and Gamston, along with the River Trent at Barrow, Carlton, Castle Donington, Collingham, Girton, Swarkestone and Willington.

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