Tag: Flooding

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“I literally had to wade through a river to get back home” – Flooding in Salford following heavy rainfall

Roads across Salford have experienced heavy flooding after 12 hours of heavy rain. The rainfall began at 4pm yesterday evening, […]

Three sister nature Reserve

“We think it’s the largest number of objectors we ever had” – Eccles Nature Reserve temporarily saved after hundreds object to a plan to cut down 17 trees

Three Sisters nature reserve in Eccles has been temporarily saved after locals objected to the plans by United Utilities to […]

“The effects can be devastating” The aftermath of Storm Ciara flooding

“The effects can be devastating” The aftermath of Storm Ciara flooding

Environment Agency North West are working “day and night” to help Greater Manchester with the aftermath of the Storm Ciara […]

With UK winter storms on their way, what is there protecting Manchester and Salford from flooding?

AFTER the battering Manchester and Salford took from Storm Ophelia and Brian, the flood defences of the River Irwell remain […]

Lancaster University Boat Club fundraising after Storm Desmond damage to facilities

FLOODING forced the club to be closed until further notice after the storm on December 5. Over £3000 of the […]