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Tilshead Borehole Levels: 7th March 2021

We are now into the final few weeks of the annual flood cycle for the Tilshead aquifer and the River Till and it's clear that although we haven't had a flood, it has been a very wet winter, with...

Tilshead Borehole Levels: 28th February 2021

The water level in the Tilshead borehole has fallen steadily through the week, with a short upward blip on Wednesday, which was well within the range of sensor error, so may just be a random sensing...

Tilshead Borehole Levels: 21st February 2021

Aficionados of the Tilshead borehole will appreciate that a week of what seemed to be pretty consistent rain might not be all that it appeared.  That is indeed the case and the water level in the...

Tilshead Borehole Levels: 14th February 2021

Well, two bits of good news this week.  First, and ever so slightly tongue in cheek, you. will be delighted to read that the village has now drifted back east and the Environment Agency recognises...

Tilshead Borehole Levels: 7th February 2021

Many of you are going to wake up this morning to the shocking realisation that you no longer live in Wiltshire.  That's right, you didn't misread what I had written, you don't live in Wiltshire...

Tilshead Borehole Levels: 31st January 2021

Another interesting week in the borehole.  After the torrential rain the week before last and the snow last weekend whilst the water levels in the borehole fell to a low of 95.62 metres AOD last...

Tilshead Borehole Levels: 24th January 2021

Are you sitting comfortably?  Then I'll begin.  It's been a truly horrible week with lots of heavy rain and wind, so you might have expected the water level in the Tilshead borehole to have risen...

Tilshead Borehole Levels: 17th January 2021

Hope you like the new-look Parish Council website.  This has been done to bring the site into compliance with the latest changes to the accessibility regulations.  It's designed to be more...

Tilshead Borehole Levels: 20th December 2020

The water level in the Tilshead borehole has risen steadily over the last week.  As I have mentioned in previous years, at this stage of the season, the aquifer is fairly insensitive to rainfall as...

Tilshead Borehole Levels: 13th December 2020

The water level in the Tilshead borehole has risen steadily over the last week.  The level is still above the 7-year average and about 3-4 weeks early. More rain is forecast for the coming week...

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