The Disasters Charter has been activated for a Flood in England:
Flood in England
Type of Event: Flood
Location of Event: England, United Kingdom
Date of Charter Activation: 27 November 2012
Charter Requestor: Environment Agency (of England and Wales)
Description of the Event:
There has been widespread flooding across a number of regions within England during the last 5 days and the event is still ongoing.
Environment Agency – BBC News
Over 900 properties have been flooded and two deaths have been reported. In addition to the flooded properties there has been widespread inundation of agricultural land on floodplains.
Among the affects areas are: Somerset levels, Oxford, Tewkesbury, Darlington to York, Nene Washlands, and Nottingham.