A flood alert has been issued for the River Rother this morning (Sunday, January 3).
The Environment Agency issued the alert shortly before 8.30am following a period of persistent rainfall.
The alert is for the River Rother and its tributaries from Turks Bridge to the Royal Military Canal, including Crowhurst Bridge, Etchingham, Robertsbridge, Salehurst and Bodiam.
A flood alert is the lowest of three warnings which can be issued by the Environment Agency.
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