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Archive (Jul 2008)

30/7/08 - Extra 5m for flood threat homes (BBC)

29/7/08 - River's graveyard for boats (Staines News)

29/7/08 - Humberside police HQ to be flood-proofed (NCE)

28/7/08 - Residents raise 2,000 for flood survey (Hull Daily Mail)

28/7/08 - Flash flood warning issued (Oxford Times)

26/7/08 - My personal message to Gordon Brown (Daily Telegraph Letters)

25/7/08 - Plan for 450 homes gets go-ahead (Gloucestershire)

25/7/08 - Flooded resident hopes to be home soon (Hull Daily Mail)

25/7/08 - Government told to support EU plans for renewables (NCE)

24/7/08 - Wind turbine proposal for Windsor Castle (370kB)

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24/7/08 - Grim death of young man in river crash (Maidenhead Adv) >>improved barriers needed??>>

23/7/08 - 3,300 new homes for Didcot

23/7/08 - "The Environment Agency estimates that it employs around 200 chartered and incorporated engineers with experience in civil, mechanical and electrical engineering but recognises that this list is not comprehensive" (Mr Woolas)<<So how many are qualified in flood engineering or applied fluvial geomorphology???>>>

22/7/08 - 7,800 more new homes confirmed for Gloucestershire

22/7/08 - Flood payments to Hull and Gloucestershire (Hansard) >>Inequitable???<<

21/7/08 - Flood one year on. 'Never say never again' (This is Oxfordshire)

21/7/08 - Why should we lose land to flooding? (Hull Daily Mail)

20/7/08 - Fight for lock keepers homes continues (Maidenhead Adv)

20/7/08 - Cypress Gardens victim's account of Summer 2007 flooding (Gloucestershire)

19/7/08 - Actor takes lead in campaign (Staines Leader - lock keepers) 484kB

18/7/08 - Time to break up the Environment Agency? (NCE)

18/7/08 - Defra e-mail - 'dredging not usually considered an appropriate flood defence measure'

18/7/08 - Letter about lock keepers EDM from office of Adam Afriyie MP

18/7/08 - Insurers force agreement on flood defence package (NCE)

17/7/08 - 'we must make the investment in flood protection for the future' (Gordon Brown)

17/7/08 - Floods Minister makes fleeting visit to Longford (Gloucestershire)

17/7/08 - Healey pledges 18.7m to flooded communities (NCE)

17/7/08 - Floods Minister:  Shop around for insurance (Hull Daily Mail)

16/7/08 - EA reviewing engineering skills and capacity strategy (TheyWorkForYou)

16/7/08 - Swindon Village, Gloucestershire - Phil Woolas written answer (TheyWorkForYou)

15/7/08 - East Yorkshire builders criticise poaching (Hull Daily Mail)

12/7/08 - Insurance hope for flood risk homes (York Press)

12/7/08 - Flood deal worth 200m for region (Hull Daily Mail)

12/7/08 - DPC 'Flood Relief Channel - objections - May 1992 (re-published - 660kB)

11/7/08 - Noise fears put brakes on Thames turbine plans (Express)

11/7/08 - HEP plans on hold (Observer)

11/7/08 - 'My flooding problem.  Any advice please? (600kB)

11/7/08 - Politicians wade into Thames fight (lock keepers - MBM)

11/7/08 - Government and insurers aim to provide cover for flood-hit homes (HDM)

11/7/08 - Government strike 25 year flood defence deal with ABI (NCE)

10/7/08 - Letter from Theresa May about lock keepers

10/7/08 - Letter from Defra about lock keepers

10/7/08 - Noah's Ark 2008

10/7/08 - SOS Campaign Raffle

10/7/08 - David Suchet on lock keepers (dated 28/6/08)

10/7/08 - Windsor Hydropower - application deferred until 6 August

9/7/08 - Government publish response to EFRA report on flooding (link)

8/7/08 - 'Drum Major' boating accident - August 1998 (link to MAIB report)

8/7/08 - Clanfield (Oxon) volunteers clear watercourse but EA puts rats before people (1.4mB)

8/7/08 - West Hull residents feared repeat flood (Hull Daily Mail)

8/7/08 - Thames waterway changes (R Runcie briefing note)

7/7/08 - Reports of flooding in Hull (Hull Daily Mail)

7/7/08 - Homes flooded after downpour (York Press)

7/7/08 - Flood victims: 'We're stuck here for good' (Sheffield Star 23rd June)

5/4/08 - 570 homes on flood-prone land gets go-ahead (+ comments)(thisisgloucestershire.co.uk)

4/7/08 - Fury over Thames hydro-power scheme (Observer)

4/7/04 - RBWM Planning Report on hydro-power application

4/7/08 - Weathering the storm (Howard Robinson - NCE)

4/7/08 - Flood barrier gets residents vote (Oxford Times)

4/7/08 - Dutch firefighters swap floods lessons (Hull Daily Mail)

3/7/08 - Flood victims slapped with huge insurance hikes (Gloucester Echo)

3/7/08 - Newtown Area Community and Residents Association (link)

3/7/08 - Bucklebury Flood Alleviation (link)

2/7/08 - Ofwat confirms Severn Trent 35.8m fine (BBC)

2/7/08 - SOS protest - Henley - Saturday 6 July - from 10.00am.

2/7/08 - Round one to lock campaign (Henley Standard)

1/7/08 - EA bosses under fire for flood warning failure (Sheffield Star)

1/7/08 - New housing on flood plains needs protection (Telegraph letters)

1/7/08 - Severn Trent fined 2m for lying (gloucestershire.co.uk)

1/7/08 - How many vacancies in EA? (TheyWorkForYou.com)

1/7/08 - Railway bridge collapse due to flood damage - Wraysbury - May 1988 (15 images - 650 kB each)