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

A flood alert for the River Don has been issued.
A flood alert for the River Don has been issued.

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

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.

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

Visit https://flood-warning-information.service.gov.uk for more information.