Fears grow over danger of flooding around the UK as inquiry is shelved

Posted & filed under Blog, Flood Mitigation, In The Press, National Flood Resilience Review.

Extract from The Guardian 5th August 2016 Experts warn that time is running out to prevent similar devastation caused by last year’s floods as National Flood Resilience Review is delayed This government review, launched to pinpoint ways to prevent a repetition of last winter’s devastation, has just been postponed. The National Flood Resilience Review, chaired… Read more »

Community Resilience Day – a resounding success

Posted & filed under Community Resilience, Emergency Planning, Events, Media Interviews, Nottingham Trent University, The University of Nottingham Community Participation Workshops.

We thank everyone who attended – from youngsters who enjoyed exploring the emergency vehicles… to residents who found out more about resilience….to other Nottinghamshire communities who enjoyed the opportunity to share experiences….to our guests …. to Wardens who completed, refreshed or were trained in the required elements to carry out their role as a Road… Read more »

Road Closure Training at Community Resilience Day 2016

Posted & filed under Community Resilience.

Over 30 Wardens refreshed or completed their Road Closure Warden training. We are grateful to Notts Fire and Rescue, Nottingham County Council Emergency Planning and Southwell Town  Council for delivering the training.                                   Wardens signing the attendance list and receipt for their kit Additional kit supplied… Read more »

Exhibitors at the Community Resilience Day 15th May 2016

Posted & filed under Blog, Community Resilience.

These exhibitors gave their time and resources to support our ‘Supporting a Resilient Southwell” campaign British Red Cross Western Power Distribution   Trent Rivers Trust                     Trent Rivers Trust demonstrated their SuDS model, attracting the attention of East Midlands Today.            … Read more »

Outside displays at the Community Resilience Day 15th May 2016

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The following organisations kindly gave their time and resources to support our event to raise awareness of community resilience and the role of the emergency services and others who are deployed in an emergency. Notts Police Emergency Planning            Notts Fire and Rescue Service                              Environment Agency       … Read more »