Flood alerts on the Llynfi and Ogmore rivers, New Inn Road Merthyr Mawr temporarily closed

Flood alerts on the Llynfi and Ogmore rivers

With heavy rain forecast over the next few days and flood alerts in place on both the Llynfi and Ogmore rivers, workers from Bridgend County Borough Council have been making sure that culverts, gulleys, drains and waterways located throughout the area remain clear and free from blockages.

Staff will be on hand throughout the night and will work around the clock to respond to potential incidents, support householders, distribute sandbags and help prevent water from entering homes and businesses.

Visit www.naturalresourceswales.gov.uk for up-to-date news on local flood alerts and advice on how households and businesses can help to prevent flooding.

 

New Inn Road Merthyr Mawr temporarily closed

New Inn Road, Merthyr Mawr, is currently closed in both directions. It is expected to remain closed for some time.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area and use alternative routes where possible. Delays are expected in the area.