Tag: Flooding

Thunderstorm brings disruption to town centre

A sudden thunderstorm brought disruption to central Eastleigh yesterday afternoon. Virgin broadband users in the town centre with cable modems lost their internet connection for a couple of hours following the lightening storm and Eastleigh’s antiqued and overloaded drainage system showed  once again it was unable to cope with a sudden deluge. Flash floods occurred…

Tales of the Riverbank

Eastleigh residents face the risk of flooding unless remedial work is undertaken to counteract the erosion of the Monks Brook riverbank. That’s the stark warning from Sam Snook , a local environmental campaigner who claims that recent housing developments at Valley Park and the Pirelli site – and the office complexes at the top of…