The death toll of the June 2007 United Kingdom floods rises to six, with Northern England and the English Midlands hardest hit.
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- The Telegraph
- The Met Office issues warnings for parts of Scotland, Northern England and Northern Ireland as Storm Barbara prepares to make landfall.
- Philip Dilley, chairman of the UK's Environment Agency resigns after receiving heavy criticism for not returning from a family holiday in Barbados during the recent heavy floods in Northern England and Scotland.
- The United Kingdom's Met Office issues two new severe weather warnings for wind and rain covering across much of Scotland and Northern England beginning 6 a.m. Wednesday.
- Thousands of people are evacuated from their homes as flood waters continue to rise across large parts of northern England, with York particularly badly affected.
- Heavy rain from the fifth officially named storm of the season leads to serious flooding across Lancashire and Yorkshire in northern England.
- A national alert is issued in the United Kingdom about a strain of gonorrhea that is highly drug resistant after 15 cases are reported in northern England.
- Heavy snowfall in northern England leads to the closures of hundreds of schools, roads and Manchester Airport.
- A wild storm hits Scotland, northern England and Northern Ireland leaving up to 14,000 people without power in western Scotland.
- A major clear-up operation begins after a month's worth of rain falls in 24 hours, causing flooding across parts of northern England.
- As many as 50,000 homes in northern England are hit by a power blackout after heavy winds, snow and ice bring down electricity cables.