Belgium devastated by flooding for second time in just over a week
In Dinant, in the Walloon region, heavy rainfall washed away cars, leaving them strewn across the town.
worse than last week's.Firefighters were deployed to help people and Mr Closset told the Associated Press:"I've been living here all my life and I've never seen this before."Image:Many scientists blame climate change for the flooding. Pic: Julie Just
The province of Liege was also badly affected last week but rivers are not expected to overflow significantly this weekend and there is no need to evacuate the area yet, officials said.More than 210 people died in the floods in western Europe last week, with most of the casualties in Belgium and Germany.Read more: Sky News »
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‘We need a lot of help’: Germans sift through debris after devastating floodsTrucks, diggers and volunteers try to clear mud and ruined belongings from wrecked homes and businesses
Covid in Scotland: Thousands turn off tracking appThe Protect Scotland app was active on about 900,000 phones last week despite being downloaded two million times. In part thanks to ludricous headlines like pingdemic. What Happened to the stay safe protect others messaging. It's getting silly now with this pingdemic but if we all start turning apps off because of it, it will only get worse. And before you know it, well be in a worse state than last winter and the winter before that! If it helps saves lives and spread... Use it! Think of the NHS The weather has turned shite, what do you expect?
R rate stays the same in first update since Freedom DayThe Covid reproduction rate has remained unchanged for the last two weeks.
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COVID-19: Gareth Southgate urges young people to have coronavirus vaccine and get 'freedom back'The England football manager, who led the Three Lions to the final of the Euros two weeks ago, has recorded a video in which he urges people to get vaccinated. Get their freedom back? How wen 1- u can still catch it 2- the gov is trying to push through passports... not freedom if you hve to prove smething that is ultimatly freedom of choice NoVaccinePassport COVID19 Southgate liberal left wing politicised the England footballers when his job was winnning football matches. Kneeling down and vaccinations have nothing to do with football. ritmat12 VIP subscriptions worth investing in thank me later don't waste time on local tipsters who are waiting for major leagues to resume