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  • 25 Mar
    2020

    Coronavirus - response from the Environment Agency

    James Bevan, Chief Executive of the Environment Agency has written the below letter to partners outlining the Environment Agency's response to coronavirus.

    Coronavirus is causing concern across the country for everyone, both personally and professionally. I want to let you know about the …

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  • 17 Mar
    2020

    Calderdale flood drop-ins postponed due to Coronavirus

    Press release from the Environment Agency

    Three flood drop-in events being held to offer support for residents and businesses affected by the devastating Storm Ciara have been postponed due to the escalating Coronavirus situation.

    The decision has been made by the organisers within the …

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  • 10 Mar
    2020

    Recovering from Storm Ciara

    Press release from Calderdale Council

    Plans to recover from the recent flooding and prepare for future events are being discussed by Calderdale Council’s Cabinet.

    On 9 February 2020 Storm Ciara brought devastation across Calderdale, at least 695 homes and 572 businesses were flooded, …

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  • 09 Mar
    2020

    Support for Calderdale communities affected by Storm Ciara

    A series of drop-in events are being held over the next two weeks to offer support for residents and businesses affected by the devastating Storm Ciara flood event.

    Teams from the Environment Agency are working with representatives from partner organisations including Calderdale Council, …

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  • 05 Mar
    2020

    Update on Elland Road

    Press release from Calderdale Council

    Elland Road in Brighouse is likely to remain closed for between 6 months and a year to allow for significant works to take place.

    A large crack appeared in the road on Monday 24 February, around the junction with Park Road, by Ash Grove Pipeworks, …

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