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Archive (Aug 2008)

30/8/08 - Growing flood risk (Telegraph letter)

28/8/08 - Defending historic towns (Telegraph letter)

28/8/08 - Towpath erosion barrier replaced (Oxford Times)

28/8/08 - Hospitals "let down" during flood crisis (Gloucestershire)

27/8/08 - Brough flood-risk homes plan is 'ludicrous' (Hull Daily Mail)

27/8/08 - Letter from Paul in Hull (Hull Daily Mail)

27/8/08 - Fury at plans to put homes at risk of flooding (Hull Daily Mail)

25/8/08 - 1,500 flooded families still out of their homes (Hull Daily Mail)

24/8/08 - Government response to EFRA Committee report on flooding (9/7/08)(268kB)

22/8/08 - Residents anger at flood snub (Tuffley, Gloucestershire)

20/8/08 - Ebor Festival abandoned (York Press)

20/8/08 - 'The floods have destroyed my life' (Hull Daily Mail)

20/8/08 - 1.5bn London Gateway port announced (NCE)

19/8/08 - Queen goes green as Balmoral generates its own power (Telegraph)

19/9/08 - Coastal towns told to plan for evacuation because of erosion (Telegraph)

19/8/08 - Residents remain on flood alert (York Press)

18/8/08 - Severe flooding continues..... (Ireland and NI)(NCE)

18/8/08 - Vale stands firm against reservoir (Abingdon Herald)

18/8/08 - 2m cash boost for county's flood defences (Gloucestershire)

16/8/08 - Widespread chaos caused by floods in Northern Ireland (BBC)

16/8/08 - Call for inquiry into Barmston Drain pollution (Hull DM)

14/8/08 - Floods spark war of words (York Press)

14/8/08 - Leisure Centre to reopen after flood damage (Cheltenham)

13/8/08 - Councillor 'disgust' at hydropower plan (Maidenhead Midweek)

13/8/08 - Girl dies in river tragedy (York Times)

12/8/08 - Government response to lock keeper e-petition

12/8/08 - Gloucestershire will not receive a penny from 30million special repair grant (Gloucester)

11/8/08 - Pest controllers say rats are thriving after last summer's floods (Hull DM)

11/8/08 - Campaigners to pursue lakes appeal (Abingdon Herald)

10/8/08 - Green light for hydro-electric project (RWE press release)

10/8/08 - 'The need to up-skill the nation's workforce' (Phil Willis MP - CMI mag)

10/8/08 - Floods verdict outrage (Abingdon Herald)

9/8/08 - Flood work halted as builders claim they are owed cash (Hull Daily Mail)

9/8/08 - Court out by flood (York Press)

7/8/08 - New e-petition to save lock keepers (link)

7/8/08 - Raw sewage pouring into Britain's rivers (Mail on line)

7/8/08 - Rescue service inundated by flash flood call-outs (York Press)

7/8/08 - Blears approves housing despite flooding fears (Planning Portal)

6/8/08 - The Thames is just a drain! (letter about Hydropower project)

6/8/08 - EA giving water companies licence to pollute (NCE)

5/8/08 - A study of Tewkesbury (5mB)(D A Witts & Vernon Smith - Jan 2008)

5/8/08 - Revolutionary plan to tap Thames power at Goring (Henley Standard)

5/8/08 - Worries over future flooding in West Hull (Hull Daily Mail)

5/8/08 - Letter about watercourse maintenance (P Wise)

5/8/08 - Extracts from Clanfield (West Oxon) Parish Mag.

4/8/08 - Council tax exemptions announced (Hull Daily Mail)

1/8/08 - Air to the throne (Observer)

1/8/08 - North Ferriby homes flooded in storms (Hull Daily Mail)