Archive ( Aug 2007)
31/8/07 - Dredge the rivers (letter - Oxford Times)
29/8/07 - Depressed River Mussels prevent Thames dredging.
29/8/07 - Thousands of Yorkshire homes blacklisted by insurance companies (Hull Daily Mail)
29/8/07 - Yorkshire homes blacklisted (Hull Daily Mail) << Here we go again!!
28/8/07 - New canal gates needed (Driffield - Hull)
27/8/07 - Your last chance to contribute to EFRA Flooding Inquiry. << Closing date 13/9/07 !!
24/8/07 - Link to Interim Report on Hull Flooding (Hull University)<< Well worth looking at!!
23/8/07 - Flood summit meeting call ( Oxfordshire: News)
21/8/07 - Insurers demand action over floods (Telegraph)<< At long last !!
21/8/07 - Certain whites need not apply ( Abigail Howarth featured in Canada Free Press)<< What do I say??
20/8/07 - Average rain could bring more flooding (Telegraph)
19/8/07 - It really is August (Times on line)
18/8/07 - (archive Nov 05) Open letter to Jean Venables (ICE vp)<<UNANSWERED!!
18/8/07 - (archive Aug 06) Due to overspending, budget review leads to cuts in flood defence spending’
17/8/07 - EA must now focus on improving condition of high risk flood defences (NAO Press Notice 15/6/07)
16/8/07 - Insurance companies say 'No' (Letter - Windsor Express)
16/8/07 - Watercourse neglect (Letter - Oxford Times)<<NEGLECT OF MAINTENANCE!!
16/8/07 - Letter about Barbara Young from Timothy J Oates (The Herald)<< REWARD FOR FAILURE??
15/8/07 - Minister sees floods recovery (Sheffield Star)<< SO WHERE IS BARBARA YOUNG??
15/8/07 - Flood victims rounded on the Environment Agency (Oxford Times)<<< STILL MORE SPIN??
15/8/07 - Abigail Howarth - When being white and English is a crime (Daily Express- Comments-link)
14/8/07 - Total of homes flooded in Gloucestershire (click here)<< OVER 5,000 !!!!!
14/8/07 - Your invitation to contribute to Flooding Inquiry. << Closing date 13/9/07 !!
14/8/07 - Environment Agency in positive race discrimination row (Workplace Law)
12/8/07 - (from archive) Atkins Report on Jubilee River<< So who is responsible for this fiasco??
12/8/07 Lack of dredging - Chris - Oxford Mail<< NEGLECT OF MAINTENANCE!!
12/8/07 - Abigail Howarth - English is the wrong kind of white (link to CEP News Blog )
11/8/07 - Abigail Howarth - Radio 4 - Listen Again link<< just listen to this!!
11/8/07 - Water levels not dropping (Hull Daily Mail)<<do you believe the EA??
11/8/07 - 'I warned ministers of extreme flooding' (Telegraph 30/7/07)
10/8/07 - (from archives - April 2006) Pollution watchdog guilty of river spill <<EA - not so clean!!
10/8/07 - Government minister Baroness Andrews OBE paid a visit to the region (Hull Daily Mail)
9/8/07 - Wantage MP meets Environment Agency (Herald)
9/8/07 - Environment agency criticised after deluge swamps homes (link to Reading Chronicle)
8/8/07 - When being white and English is a crime...Daily Express (link)<<Racial discrimination by EA!!
8/8/07 - More on Abigail Howarth (My Telegraph : Mischief : August 2007 - Link)
8/8/07- When being white English is a crime - Letter - Daily Express
6/8/07 - How to contribute - EFRA Inquiry into flooding (Closing date 13/9/2007)<<<IMPORTANT!!!!
6/8/07 - This drain has been a problem for years (Hull Daily Mail)
5/8/07 - BBC 8.30pm MONDAY - Panorama - The Cost of Keeping Britain Dry (link)
5/8/07 - Dredging will alleviate floods (letter from Peter of Chester)
5/8/07 - English girl barred from EA job (Mail on Sunday)<<<CAN YOU BELIEVE IT??
5/8/07 - NE Region - 12 Catchment Flood Management Plans due Dec 2007 (click here)
5/8/07 - EA arrange drop in meetings for flood victims (Gloucester/Worcester etc)<<<<MORE SPIN?
4/8/07 - Severn Trent admits 'We were not prepared' (Gloucester Echo)
4/8/07 - (from archive - Nov 2003) EA BOARD UPDATE/DISCUSSION PAPER with Barbara Young's amendments!
4/8/07 - Oxford flooding cleanup will take months (Oxford Times)
4/8/07 - letter about lack of drain maintenance from JW of Bustwick
4/8/07 - Beware the (Environment Agency) jobsworth with a target (M Linklater - Times 1/8/07)
4/8/07 - (from archive) Intelligent sensors watch for impending floods (New Scientist)
4/8/07 - (from archive) 18/12/05 - Complaint to RBWM about lack of consultation on flood strategy
3/8/07 - Adam Afriyie MP - on recent flooding
3/8/07 - Environment Agency holds Pickering flood meeting <<<<WARNING - MORE SPIN!!
3/8/07 - Letter about ditches and drains (from Hull Daily Mai)
3/8/07 - Household insurance premiums rise by 10% - Times Online
3/8/07 - Residents walk out of meeting (Hull Daily Mail)
2/8/07 - 'Never Again Campaign' - Link to the latest news on Hull flooding (Hull Daily Mail)
2/8/07 - 'We did cut costs on gulley cleaning' - Hull Daily Mail
1/8/07 - e-mail from National Flood Forum
1/8/07 - What happens next in flooded areas - changes required?
1/8/07 - 'Defra's shameful incompetence' - Extract from Private Eye (800kB)
1/8/07 - 'EA stopped dredging' (e-mail from Ian)