October 25, 2023 12.43 pm

36 Lincolnshire roads remain closed after Storm Babet flooding

The advice from officials: Please do not drive through flood water

As of midday on Wednesday, October 25, 36 roads in Lincolnshire remain closed due to flooding during and after Storm Babet on Friday, October 20, and Saturday, October 21.

The advice from officials: Please do not drive through flood water. Lincolnshire Fire and Rescue has dealt with 14 incidents of vehicles becoming trapped after driving through floods — you do not want to be next.

  • Waterloo Lane, Skellingthorpe
  • B1399 Lincoln Road, Fulnetby
  • Barff Lane, Glentham
  • B1205 Gainsborough Road Northorpe near Scotter
  • Long Leys Road, Lincoln
  • Main Road, Aby
  • Roughton Road, Kirkby on Bain
  • Main Street, Kirkby on Bain
  • Moor Lane, Horsington
  • Beck Street, Digby
  • Billingborough Road, Folkingham
  • Heath Lane, Great Ponton
  • Main Road, Little Hale
  • Westborough Lane, Long Benington
  • School Lane, Sedgbrook
  • High Street, North Scarle
  • Chapel Lane, North Scarle
  • School Lane, North Scarle
  • Eagle Road, North Scarle
  • Church Lane, North Scarle
  • Claypool Lane, Scothern
  • Fen Lane, Dunston
  • Moor Lane, Potterhanworth
  • Croft Lane at Low Road Junction, Burgh
  • Fen Road, Mareham Le Fen
  • Duckpool Lane, Stixwould
  • Waterside South, Lincoln
  • Waterside North, Lincoln
  • Beckingham Road, Stapleford
  • West Bank, Saxilby
  • Balmoral Avenue, Spalding
  • Main Road, Low Toynton
  • Ferry Road, Short Ferry
  • Nelthorpe Street, Lincoln
  • Napier Street, Lincoln
  • Sibthorp Street, Lincoln

Some previous closures have been lifted where the routes are now passable with care. With the situation changing so fast, there may well be roads reopened before we hear about them. If you see closure signs being lifted by council officers, or the police, please still take great care getting about.

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