Assessing flood risk in the East Midlands

A new assessment of the risks of flooding in the East Midlands has been published. ‘Changing Nature of Flooding in the East Midlands’ contains recommendations for Government, councils and businesses. The report was commission by East Midlands Councils and Climate East Midlands following storms and flooding in winter 2013–4. Recommendations include: improved local evidence based on flood impacts, provision of improved local resilience; and better partnership working to support affected communities.