WEATHER WARNING: South Yorkshire on flood alert after heavy snow and rain

A flood warning remains in place for parts of South Yorkshire today after heavy rain and melting snow led to rivers bursting their banks.

Tuesday, 3rd April 2018, 12:43 pm
Updated Tuesday, 3rd April 2018, 12:46 pm
A flood alert for the River Don has been issued.

The Environment Agency has issued a flood alert - meaning people should be prepared - for parts of the River Don as rain continues to make its way downstream.

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A spokesman said; "The River Don downstream of Doncaster will peak later as yesterday's rain and snowmelt makes it way downstream."