Dr Jillian Labadz interview on Radio Nottingham

Posted & filed under Community Resilience, Events, Flooding News, Media Interviews, Nottingham Trent University.

Dr Jillian Labadz, lecturer at Nottingham Trent University talks about the flooding in Cumbria, the impact on a community, what can be done and how Flood Forums, such as ours in Southwell can greatly contribute towards managing flood risk, help a community be prepared and recover from flooding. Listen to her interview with Richard Allen… Read more »

Road Closure Scheme

Posted & filed under Community Resilience, Emergency Planning, Media Interviews.

Southwell’s road closure scheme is possibly one of the most complex in Europe with 19 road closure points Click on the link for the revised (since the Southwell Community Resilience Handbook 2016) Southwell Road Closure map and huddles Trained Road Closure Wardens have legal delegated powers from Nottinghamshire County Council Highways Department to close roads… Read more »

Repair and Renew Grant for Flooded Homes and Businesses

Posted & filed under Blog, Flooding News, In The Press, Media Interviews.

  Repair and Renew Event Programme (includes information on Mitigation Funding, Property Level Protection and Community Emergency Plan) The Repair and Renew Grant is available to help flooded homes and businesses with the cost of installing flood protection to your home or business to make you more flood resilient and resistant. The application form can be downloaded, printed and completed… Read more »