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Archive (Oct 2008)

31/10/08 - Weir collapse 'had no flood impact' on Morpeth (Morpeth Herald)

30/10/08 - Is this really a critical watercourse? (Datchet Common Brook - 550kB)

30/10/08 - Devon flooding - and hailstorm chaos (BBC)

29/10/08 - Aldermaston and flooding (Written answer) (Theyworkforyou.com)

29/10/08 - Flood risk maps - House of Lords written answer (Theyworkforyou.com)

28/10/08 - Dr. Paul Leinster appointed new Environment Agency chief (NCE)

28/10/08 - Cllr. Jackson demands extra Government support for victims (Morpeth Herald)

27/10/08 - Safety fear closes Alnwick's Lion Bridge (Morpeth Herald)

27/10/08 - Flood Meetings (Morpeth Herald)

26/10/08 - Thames RFDC flood defence levy 2008/9(London Borough figures)(350kB)

26/10/08 - 'EA management.... not accountable for their actions' (Alan Crisp)

25/10/08 - Thames lock house sell-off will cost lives (Martin Salter MP)

25/10/08 - Study of 3m flood protection scheme for Abingdon(Herald)

23/10/08 - Denis Murphy - Parliamentary debate on Morpeth Flooding (Hansard)

22/10/08 - Slow Pitt response draws fire (NCE) Eventually!!

22/10/08 - How much was spent on flood protection? Michael Ancram (Theyworkforyou)

21/10/08 - Letter and leaflets from EA about dredging

21/10/08 - Action group urging victims to write (Morpeth Herald) Good idea!!

20/10/08 - Consultation on restructuring IDB's (Theyworkforyou)

20/10/08 - Sir Alan Beith - Parliamentary debate on Northumberland flooding (Hansard)

19/10/08 - 1,200 new homes planned for Banbury canalside. Floodplain? - Naturally!!

18/10/08 - EA claim dredging no answer to Morpeth floods (Morpeth Herald) Crayfish problem!!!!!

18/10/08 - Divers fill Thames bed scour holes at Maidenhead (Observer) Why?

18/10/08 - Letter on weir keeping from Harry Purchase (MBM) Spot on Harry!!!

17/10/08 - Proposed Floods and Water Bill (link to Defra) Time to put pen to paper!

17/10/08 - 'How to stop the flooding' (Staines Herald on Wraysbury Flood Fair)

14/10/08 - Environment Agency strategy exposed (How to avoid accountability!)

14/10/08 - Opposition calls for inquiry after 'near flooding' of nuclear sites (NCE)

13/10/08 - Divers begin 1.5m work on bridge (Maidenhead Advertiser)

13/10/08 - Ewan Larcombe excluded from Wraysbury Flood Fair

12/10/08 - Flood Action Group planned (Morpeth Herald) Predictable response!

12/10/08 - Wraysbury Drain blocked (360kB)

10/10/08 - 'Get ready for floods' advice to river folk (Observer)

10/10/08 - EA supply of information on flood risk - Hilary Benn (Theyworkforyou.com)

10/10/08 - Budget for flood management - Hilary Benn (Theyworkforyou.com)

9/10/08 - Council targets hit by flood backwash (Morpeth Herald)

8/10/08 - Thames Guardian article on Lock keepers

7/10/08 - 6m bill for damage to homes (Morpeth Herald)

5/10/08 - Pollution Incident (via Laurence B)

2/10/08 - Clegg to visit flood-hit Morpeth (Morpeth Herald)

1/10/08 - Now you need a permit to pave over your front garden (Daily Express)

1/10/08 - Water bill scandal (Daily Express)

1/10/08 - Coastal defence strategy 'will be devastating'(Hull Daily Mail)