Timeline of the Leamington Floods: what happened on April 11 1998

We are looking back to the Leamington floods which took place on and around this day 20 years ago.

Wednesday, 11th April 2018, 5:46 pm
Updated Wednesday, 11th April 2018, 6:01 pm
Photo courtesy of Colin Jennings

Here is a timeline of the third day of the flooding - April 11 1998.

*Mopping up continues in and around towns and villages across Warwickshire

*Public health advice is issued by Warwickshire Health Authority

*Most town centre roads are reopened and temporary affected. Pumps and dehumidifiers are in great demand and Warwickshire County Councol located supplies and handed out information.

*The opening hours of household waste tips were extended to take in flood damaged furniture.

*Councils continued to clear town centres.