A FLOOD alert has been issued this afternoon covering the River Thames through the south of the county.

The Environment Agency says there is a risk of flooding in low-lying areas from Days Lock, near Little Wittenham, to Goring, through Shillingford, Benson, Ewelme, Wallingford, East Hagbourne, South Moreton, North Stoke, Moulsford and South Stoke.

For more details see the Environment Agency website.