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Archive (Sep 2008)

30/9/08 - Flood victim, 91, to meet Gordon Brown (York Press)

30/9/08 - Letter to Thames Guardian (from F Pilditch)

29/9/08 - 2,000 grant cheers flood-hit tea rooms (Morpeth)

28/9/08 - New 'Permitted Development' regulations - effective 1/10/2008

28/9/08 - 18m flood defences scheme joy (Selby - Yorks)

26/9/08 - Neglect means high flood risk (Observer)

26/9/08 - Taking lock keepers homes weakens flood protection (Telegraph)

26/9/08 - EA Flood Fairs - The Channel Ferry analogy

23/9/08 - Residents fear another flood (Oxford Mail)

23/9/08 - More money needed for flood defences, admits Benn (NCE)

22/9/08 - EA FloodNews - Autumn 2008 (646kB)

22/9/08 - Do we need to wring cash from our rivers (Telegraph)

21/9/08 - EA neglect has led to floodwater backing up (Telegraph)

20/9/08 - Flood victims : Why some got no warning (Morpeth Herald)

19/9/08 - Inland Flood Defence Report - March 2001 - National Audit Office (1.2MB)

19/9/08 - Floating device will protect against disaster (Staines News)

18/9/08 - Be prepared with flood fairs (Maidenhead Adv)

17/9/08 - Floods have made area loan shark hotspot (Gloucestershire)

16/9/08 - Flooding in Morpeth area (Link to Northumberland County Council page)

16/9/08 - eco-homes demolished (Clanfield - West Oxon)

15/9/08 - Hundreds turn out to rally against more houses (Tewkesbury)

13/9/08 - Morpeth flooding could get worse (Morpeth Herald)

13/9/08 - Minister promises to help 1,500 flood families back into homes (Hull)

12/9/08 - After the flood (Morpeth Herald Editorial)

11/9/08 - US engineers warn against New Orleans flood defence complacency (NCE)

10/9/08 - E-mail to Mary Dhonau (National Flood Forum) from Michael Howard

10/9/08- Flood hit farmers given a lifeline (Gloucester)

9/9/08 - 'Channel maintenance' (Environment Agency briefing note)

8/9/08 - Big clean-up begins after flooding (York Press)

8/9/08 - Worse still to come after weekend of devastating floods (Telegraph)

7/9/08 - GMB workers say NO to EA proposals leading to weakening of flood defences.

7/9/08 - Flood fears as river levels rise (BBC)

6/9/08 - One dead as heavy rain batters UK (BBC)

6/9/08 - Floods barrage is a 'non-starter' (Hull DM)

4/9/08 - Have your say at flooding summit (Hull Daily Mail)

3/9/08 - 'Good deed' at Tewksbury RC led to death of father and son (Gloucester inquest)

2/9/08 - DIY lock keeping (MBM article + response)

2/9/08 - EA  commission 'building threshold survey'

1/9/08 - Corrupt officials blamed for Kosi flood that leaves millions homeless in India (Timesonline)