November 8, 2023 2.00 pm

Storm Babet floods nearly 600 Lincolnshire properties – and figures are still expected to rise

Local entrepreneur’s home severely damaged by floods

Nearly 600 properties are now thought to have flooded during Storm Babet, with warnings that more are expected.

The Lincolnshire County Council Portfolio Holder for Environment Councillor Colin Davie updated the authority’s executive committee on the latest figures from Storm Babet on Tuesday. “As of yesterday, we have confirmed 583 properties were flooded internally, including four school sites,” he said.

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