Category: Flood management

  • Much Wenlock’s flooding risk reduced

    This week saw the official opening of Much Wenlock’s flood alleviation scheme. On many occasions over the years, Much Wenlock has suffered surface water flooding. This has usually occurred when there has been a heavy summer downpour combined with the ground being either waterlogged, or being baked hard and unable to absorb the water. The…

  • Much Wenlock’s flood alleviation measures in focus

    On 25th April the English Severn and Wye Regional Flood and Coastal Committee (RFCC) held its regular meeting – this time in Much Wenlock. I was pleased to be able to welcome the committee members to our splendid Guildhall and our visitors pronounced that they were impressed with their surroundings – “grand setting”, “most picturesque…