Flood Resilience Demanded

The National Farmers Union and National Trust are calling on the government to do more to make the countryside flood-resilient. Flooding in parts of northern England after Storm Desmond’s record rainfall a year ago caused landslides and river bank erosion, saw tonnes of stones and gravel washed on to agricultural land, killed sheep and damaged paths, fencing and walls. The National Trust, which looks after … Continue reading Flood Resilience Demanded