Threat Level

The Current UK Threat Level

The current UK threat level is SEVERE from international terrorism. The threat level for Northern Ireland-related terrorism is SUBSTANTIAL in Great Britain and SEVERE in Northern Ireland
Posted: January 1, 1970, 12:00 am


Met Office Warnings for all UK regions

Weather Warnings of severe and extreme weather from the Met Office


RSOE EDIS - Event report

RSOE Emergency and Disaster Information Service. Near realtime international emergency and disaster events feed.

Six Grand Rapids school students suffered minor injuries this morning after their school bus was involved in crash. The incident happened around 8 a.m. at the intersection of Griggs Avenue SE and Division Avenue involving the bus and a car, according to Grand Rapids Public Schools spokesman John Helmholdt. The students, aged 6-11 years old en route to Brookside Elementary School and Martin Luther King Jr. Leadership Academy, were taken to an area hospital for treatment. Some suffered various injuries, including bruises, a bloody lip and a loose tooth, Helmholdt said. There were a total of 55 ...
Posted: April 26, 2017, 5:52 am
Oncor reports that strong winds are causing power outages across part of West Texas. Currently 845 Oncor customers are without power within the City of Odessa. Their power is estimated to be restored by 6:30 p.m. 134 Oncor customers near Mentone are also without power Tuesday afternoon. There is currently no estimated restoration time for these customers.
Posted: April 26, 2017, 5:07 am
An outbreak of H5N8 bird flu has been detected at a hen farm near the town of Nykoping in eastern Sweden, the country's board of agriculture said on Tuesday. The authorities have taken steps to contain the outbreak of the disease, imposing a three km safety perimeter and banning visits to the farm. All or parts of the hen population would be destroyed, the agriculture board said in a statement. Sweden eased restrictions on bird farms earlier this month. Bird flu was detected at a Swedish hen farm in December 2016 and has also been found in several wild birds in the country.
Posted: April 25, 2017, 2:32 pm
Some roads have been closed due to flooding as heavy rain continues to fall throughout central North Carolina. In addition to flooding, thousands were without power early Tuesday and dozens of crashes were reported Monday. A Flood Warning is in effect for much of central North Carolina until late Tuesday morning as heavy rain will continue through the morning. A Flash Flood Warning has been issued for Wake County until 11 a.m. The Flood Warning has been issued for Wayne, northeastern Sampson, Wake, Johnston and Durham until 11:15 a.m., Orange and northeastern Chatham counties until 11:30 ...
Posted: April 25, 2017, 2:18 pm