14/8/2007

2.17PM - THE NUMBER OF HOMES AFFECTED BY FLOODS REVEALED

 

THE total number of homes affected by the floods in the county has smashed the 5,000 figure mark.

A county wide survey by council workers today revealed the first estimate for the number of homes affected by the floods is 5,350.
 

The breakdown as revealed by Cheltenham Borough Council today is as follows:

  • Cheltenham 1200
  • Cotswold 1150
  • Forest of Dean 100
  • Gloucester 1150
  • Stroud 250
  • Tewkesbury 1500