Posts Tagged ‘flooding’

Cumbria flooding: Government plans to cut DEFRA funding questioned by Green Party

Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

Green Party says flood defence funding is inadequate

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Smog, is it the Next Climate Change Tax Target?

Saturday, April 5th, 2014

Just as the seeds of doubt were being sown in the minds of the public over the causes of climate change, or whether it was really happening, along comes a new ‘threat’ – never ending smog. (more…)

England's Most Deprived Areas Three Times More Likely To Have Been Flooded Than Most Well-Off

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Oxfam urges action to protect poorest as analysis reveals world woefully unprepared for climate change

The most deprived English neighbourhoods have been 3.5 times more vulnerable to flooding than the most well-off over the past quarter of a century (more…)

Environmentalists Take a Swipe at the Prime Minister

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

The prime Minister, David Cameron, said yesterday that he would do whatever it takes to sort the UK's flooding problems out and that money would be no object. (more…)

Green Party calls for urgent inquiry into scale of cuts to DEFRA and Environment Agency

Monday, February 10th, 2014

The Green Party has today called for an urgent inquiry into exactly what the scale of cuts has been to both DEFRA and the Environment Agency. (more…)

UKIP: Inept Government letting flood victims down

Friday, January 3rd, 2014

Leader of UKIP Nigel Farage has called the UK Government ‘appallingly inept’ and says much more needs to be done to prevent flooding and protect homeowners (more…)

Law Society Practice Note on Flooding Doesn’t Protect Potential Homeowners

Friday, May 24th, 2013

The Law Society Practice Note on flooding doesn’t do enough to protect potential homeowners, says Landmark Information Group.

  • Law Society Practice Note instructs conveyancing professionals to ‘mention’ the issue of flooding (more…)
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