Thunderstorms to hit county

Members of the public are being urged to take care ahead of severe weather scheduled to hit Cambridgeshire today (June 7). 

The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Local Resilience Forum (CPLRF) are working to implement the plans for severe weather conditions.

Group Commander Sean Brown, on behalf of Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Local Resilience Forum, said: “We have been informed of a potential risk of heavy thunderstorms this afternoon, with a chance of flash flooding in some areas. 

“We are asking the public to take care if they encounter storms and think about flood precautions if necessary.”

Follow our link here to advice about what to do in the event of flooding.