Poor flood defences cost lives, and heart-breaking damage.

Inspections found that more than 3,400 crucial flood defence assets across England were in poor condition last year, according to figures seen by Unearthed. The finding comes as communities across the north grapple with the consequences of flooding, with 53 flood alerts active across England as of Sunday afternoon. New data, obtained from the EnvironmentContinue reading “Poor flood defences cost lives, and heart-breaking damage.”