Tag Archives: Flooding

Bovey Tracey flood improvement works start

Work will begin on a scheme to combat flooding on Station Road in Bovey Tracey today. (Monday 23 January). The scheme aims to minimise the depth and duration of flooding on Station Road and reduce the flood risk to surrounding properties by improving the flow path through the car park

Posted on: 23 January 2017 | Posted in: Environment
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Highways teams responding to flooding issues

Devon County Council’s highways teams are responding to disruption on a number of the county’s roads after heavy rainfall

Posted on: 21 November 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Flood improvement scheme proposed for Braunton

Devon County Council’s Cabinet is being asked to approve a £540,000 flood improvement scheme for Braunton

Posted on: 7 November 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Public consultation on scheme to improve flood protection in Modbury

Flooding, community concerns and climate change means that new measures must be considered.

Posted on: 4 November 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Temporary set back for Axminster’s vital flood relief scheme

Plans for the Axminster Millbrook Flood Defence Scheme, announced earlier this month, have had to be put on temporary hold, says Devon County Council

Posted on: 26 October 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Improving Barnstaple’s flood defences to unlock regeneration

A study commissioned by North Devon Council shows how flood defence work could unlock prime redevelopment land in Barnstaple

Posted on: 5 September 2016 | Posted in: Environment

Flood Risk Management Action Plan for Devon approved

A £1.3 million programme has been agreed which will reduce the risk of flooding in communities across Devon in 2016/17

Posted on: 13 April 2016 | Posted in: Environment

County Council funding to help communities become more flood resilient

Devon County Council has announced a new emergency fund to support communities at risk of flooding

Posted on: 11 January 2016 | Posted in: Environment
Wall repairs at Lympstone

Wall repairs at Lympstone near completion

Repairs to a length of the old masonry wall on Sowden Lane, Lympstone, which was damaged by high tides and rough seas over the festive period are due to be completed within days

Posted on: 8 January 2016 | Posted in: Environment