Storm Dennis: Road closures in Shrewsbury – UPDATED: 6.15pm Mon 17 Feb
Due to the rainfall during Storm Dennis multiple roads have been closed in and around Shrewsbury due to flooding.
In total, 16 roads are currently closed.
Residents are urged not drive through flooded roads and road closures for their safety.
The roads currently closed are:
Atcham to Cross Houses and Chiltern Farm Lane
Gravel Hill Lane
St Julian’s Friars
Cressage to Eastern Constantine
Chilton Farm Lane
Atcham to Cross Houses
Cressage to Eaton Constantine
Chester Street/Cross Street
Atcham to Berwick Wharf
B4380 Shrewsbury to Atcham
As River Severn levels continue to rise, the following roads are likely to be closed so it is advised that travel via this routes is avoided:
English Bridge to Gyratory
Old Potts Way
Information and advice
For information and advice on how to stay safe during the flooding, please visit the Storm Dennis webpage on the Shropshire Council website – http://www.shropshire.gov.uk/storm-dennis
For news and up-to-date information about flooding and flood warnings, visit the Environment Agency website – https://flood-warning-information.service.gov.uk/warnings?location=shropshire