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Archive (May 2008)

31/5/08 - Memorandum to Chris Smith about National Infrastructure

31/5/08 - Summer 2007 floods - a very singular event (from Centre for Ecology and Hydrology)

30/5/08 - Fallen tree in Thames - River chiefs accused (Windsor Express)

30/5/08 - Various communications about river management

30/5/08 - Link to BBC Radio 4 programme on lock keepers

29/5/08 - 'EA will count cost of moving lock keepers' (Maid Adv)

29/5/08 - 'Lock properties must not be sold' (Maid Adv)

29/5/08 - River lock camera plan criticised

29/5/08 - Meeting in keeper's cottages row

29/5/08 - Memories of a retired lock keeper

29/5/08 - Fighting the floods in York (York Times)

29/5/08 - Rivers placed on flood watch (Oxford Times)

27/5/08 - 'Save our Service' fighting fund

26/5/08 - High winds blow tree into Thames (BBC)

24/5/08 - Has your MP signed the Early Day Motion about lock keepers?

23/5/08 - Lock keepers and Early Day Motion (BBC)

23/5/08 - Letter about lock keepers to Eileen McKeever and her response

23/5/08 - Brook cleared to limit floods (Oxford Times)

22/5/08 - Losing lock keepers will put lives at risk (Reading Chronicle)

22/5/08 - Lock keepers - Link to Inland Waterways Association

22/5/08 - Windsor Castle Hydropower scheme revived

22/5/08 - Letter - lock keepers from Peter Quarmby (Area Manager - South East - Thames Region) (630kB)

21/5/08 - Lock keepers - Open letter to H Benn

21/5/08 - Lock keepers - letter about 'Save our Service'

20/5/08 - 300 households still suffering flood misery (Oxford Times)

19/5/08 - EA jobs for the boys (from the Guardian via YBW Magazine)

19/5/08 - Flood workers may not be paid (Hull Daily Mail)

19/5/08 - 'Sales of the riverbank (Private Eye) 500kB

18/5/08 - Invitation to sign petition on PM's website

18/5/08 - Lock keepers - another letter - John Dalton

18/5/08 - Lock keepers  - another letter - Graham Paterson

17/5/08 - Web site for lock keepers supporters - www.saveourservice.org

16/5/08 - Early Day Motion Tabled on Thames Lock Houses Sell-off (IWA Press release)

15/5/08 - Lock keepers - letter - D and N Bradbury

15/5/08 - Lock keepers - letter - Peter Finch (The Times)

15/05/08 - Lock keepers - letter - Jana and Mangala

15/5/08 - Lock keepers - letter - Harry Purchase

15/5/08 - Lock keepers - letter - Graham Paterson

15/5/08 - EFRA Report on flooding 'overlooked' - (letter)

14/5/08 - 7,000 families still homeless (Daily Mail)

14/5/08 - Lock keepers - letter - John Cattemull

13/5/08 - Lock keepers - letter - Gordon Spice

13/5/08 - Lock keepers - letter - J and A Gowans

13/5/08 - Lock keepers - letter - Freddie Pilditch

13/5/08 - Lock keepers - letters - Maidenhead Advertiser - 8/5/08 (215 kB jpg)

13/5/08 - 30.5m Campus: Fears of flooding (Oxford Times)

13/5/08 - Floods could cause crash (Abingdon Herald)

12/5/08 - House of Commons - Early Day Motion - Loss of lock keepers homes

12/5/08 - EU floods cheque: Just 31m, not 110m (Oxford Times) <<Predictable>>

12/5/08 - Fields to save homes from flooding (Hull Daily Mail)

12/5/08 - Lock keepers  -  'Save Our Service' e-mail address

11/5/08 - Detailed response about EA bonus payments after 2007 flooding (dated 31/7/07)

10/5/08 - Chris Smith - 102k for 3 day week as EA Chairman (Contract Journal)

9/5/08 - Save our rivers (letter from John Dalton in The Times)

9/5/08 - Chris Smith to replace Harman at Environment Agency (NCE)

8/5/08 - EA welcomes Pitt report findings

8/5/08 - Letter about disposal of Lock keepers homes (G.Bolton)

8/5/08 - Don't sell lock cottages (The Inland Waterways Association)

8/5/08 - Jubilee River and  EA 'skills shortage' (Prof Knight - extract of evidence to EFRA C'tee)

7/5/08 - Thames lock keepers - Unison Press Release

7/5/08 - Extract from EFRA report <<Some common sense at last>>

7/5/08 - EFRA Press Release on 2007 summer flooding

6/5/08 - Thames lock-keepers' homes sold for Environment Agency funds (Times on line)

6/5/08 - Young quits before floods report (Telegraph) << At long last>>

4/5/08 - Insurance - Have you paid the price?  (Sunday Telegraph research)

4/5/08 - Flooding, ditches and watercourses (Links to WODC)

3/5/08 - July 2007 - Environment Agency bonus details (Telegraph) <<Public money!!>>

3/5/08 - Estimating the cost of the Summer flooding (Cranfield University leaflet- March 2008)

2/5/08 - Flooding the fields (NCE)

2/5/08 - Flood cameras plan for river (Oxford Times)

1/5/08 - Memo to flood wardens about lock keepers (with link to Parliament)

1/5/08 - Why the Environment Agency does not dredge.

1/5/08 -  Pickering flood defence campaigners get the brush-off in London (York Press)

1/5/08 - Flooding letter and photos from M Voase of Driffield, East Yorks.