THE River Thames between Newbridge and Kings Lock has been put on Flood Warning by the Environment Agency.

The warning, which covers Northmoor, Stanton Harcourt, Bablock Hythe and caravan park, Eynsham, Swinford and Yarnton, means flooding is expected. and immediate action is required.

The agency said: “The River Thames is high in the Northmoor area and river levels are still rising slowly.

“Property flooding may occur in area and the Bablock Hythe static home site.

“The weather prospects are for further showers through the day with a band of heavy rain through Sunday evening until the early hours of Monday.

“There will be scattered showers falling throughout the rest of Monday.”