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Skewen Flooding Live Updates

  • Skewen Flooding Update – Wednesday 27 January
    27 January, 19:03

    There are a number of agencies residents will need to contact as they prepare to access their homes. Here are the latest contact details provided to us. We will provide further updates in the coming days.

  • Skewen Flood Incident – Update for Residents
    26 January, 18:13

    Residents who have been evacuated from properties in affected streets OTHER THAN GOSHEN PARK AND SUNNYLAND CRESCENT can now have access to their homes.

  • *Skewen Update – Monday 25 January*
    25 January, 18:03

    Following further assessments of the area affected by the blow out that occurred at Skewen on Thursday, some residents will be allowed back to their properties tomorrow (26th January) in a controlled manner. Further details will be made available early tomorrow.

  • Skewen Flooding Update - Sunday 24 January 2021 (2pm)
    24 January, 14:23

    The investigation into what caused the flooding is continuing and is being led by officials from the Coal Authority.

  • Skewen Flooding Update – Friday 22 January 2021 (6pm)
    22 January, 18:44

    For safety reasons, residents evacuated from their homes in Skewen since Thursday 21 January, will not be able to return home this weekend, and the wait could possibly be longer.

  • Multi-Agency Statement re Skewen Flood Incident
    22 January, 12:01

    Emergency services remained overnight at the scene of the serious flooding incident in Skewen.