Tag Archives: Flooding Thames

Flood waters higher than 2003! (But not in Queenstown)

Here I am in New Zealand, in Queenstown 400m above sea level enjoying the lovely February (equivalent August) weather.  At home there are flood warnings very near our house, but it’s hard to imagine now that we have been here … Continue reading

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All is sunny on New Years Day :-)

A beautiful sunny New Years Day in Weybridge, so Wilson got a great walk & I got to play with my camera.  The river is still in flood, but the water has gone down a bit.  No chance of getting … Continue reading

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Wilson’s daily swamp hunt – Desborough Island

We brought Wilson for a walk on Desborough Island today, a man made Island created when the ‘Desborough Cut’ was dug in 1935 order to  improve flow and ease navigation on the river.  The cut has helped to alleviate flooding … Continue reading

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