This issue has an eclectic mix of articles: an update on Flood Re, a letter to West Sussex MPs, National Flood Forum updates, some fantastic news for two of our groups and much more.
In this issue we have two articles from groups in Hampshire, an area that suffered flooding in 2013/2014, which was underreported at the time. Many hundreds of residents suffered terribly after the floods and these two articles highlight how they were affected and what positive work has happened since as a consequence of their flooding…. Read more »
This time last year we saw the back end of the winter storms of 2013/2014; for some, that was just the beginning of the mayhem. This issue has a lovely article from the Shifnal Flood Partnership Group, an update on a flood exhibition in Surrey, some funding information for those in the south and more… Read more »
Well, it’s rolled around quickly, again: Christmas is nearly upon us! For many this is a time to look forward to, to celebrate and to enjoy the company of friends and family. However, for some families, this Christmas will mark one year after last year’s dreadful winter floods. For those who are only recently home,… Read more »
This month’s bulletin includes a welcome to a new member of National Flood Forum staff, a community article by Manor Park Flood Action Group in Slough, some information on a new crowd-funding website that’s just been launched to help flood groups raise money and some bite-size updates from the flood policy world, with a plea… Read more »
In this edition, we are keeping it short and sweet and including: a small BIG thank you for the monetary donations received recently, a note from the Chief Executive on some of our work with Chester University, your voice on issues including dredging and budgets cuts, a welcome to our new staff, and information about… Read more »
Dear National Flood Forum supporters, Please find attached our February bulletin. It is jam packed with news and views from the flood risk community; has more information from National Flood Forum about what’s happening on the ground; and includes a poster for our conference – please print off and feel free to share! Download:
Since the last bulletin, we’ve had ministerial visits, the launch of the Property Protection Advisor and, as I write, we’ve just had the major storm that happened across the country, particularly along the East Coast. Download National Flood Forum – December 2013 – Bulletin