LATEST: Flood Warning

Flooding at Coldstream
Flooding at Coldstream

A flood alert has been issued for the Borders.

The Scottish Environment Protection agency said in the alert that heavy rainfall is expected from Tuesday night into Wednesday, which will lead to a risk of flooding to land and property from rivers. This may also result in widespread disruption to travel and infrastructure.

The public are advised to “remain vigilant” and remember it is their responsibility “to take actions which help protect yourself and your property”.

Advice and information is also available through Floodline on 0345 9881188.

If you haven’t already signed up to receive free flood messages, you can call Floodline or register online at

The Floodline quick dial number for this area is 23400.