This evening the Environment Agency has issued Immediate action required flood warnings this evening for East Anglia.

The warnings are for the following rivers:

*Riverside properties in Chelmsford, including the cricket ground

*River Wid from Ingatestone to, and including Writtle

*North Bank Road alongside the River Nene, east of Peterborough and west of Dog-in-a-Doublet Sluice

*Mardyke from North Stifford to Purfleet

*B1040 Thorney to Whittlesey Road to the South of the River Nene