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  • 22 Sep

    Flood Funds Still Available

    Grants for homes and businesses have no strict application dates however, funds from the government are limited, and people wanting to make an application should register their interest as soon as possible. If more people come forward for the grants than funds are available, a case will be put to …

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  • 15 Sep

    Job Vacancy - Calderdale Council Flood Risk Drainage Engineer

    Flood Risk Drainage Engineer Post Ref: EV246

    This is a fantastic opportunity for an exceptional professional to be at the heart of delivering Flood Risk Management in Calderdale, an area of outstanding natural beauty known for its heritage, culture and creativity, located in the heart of …

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  • 14 Sep

    Back to school in Calderdale

    Press Release from Calderdale Council 

    It’s time for new beginnings, with Calderdale students back in the classroom for the new term, and flood-affected schools getting back to normal after tireless efforts to get back on their feet.

    Inspiring stories of sheer determination and …

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  • 09 Sep

    Calderdale disappointed by national flood review

    Press Release from Calderdale Council - 9 September 2016

    The Leader of Calderdale Council has reacted with disappointment to the publication of the Government’s National Flood Resilience Review.

    The review was set up after devastating floods hit the North of England in December 2015, …

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  • 01 Sep

    Work on Scout Road progresses

    Press Release by Calderdale Council

    Work to allow flood affected Scout Road in Mytholmroyd to reopen is now in its final stages as a safety fence is being installed, offering protection for those using or living on the road. 

    Storm Eva on Boxing Day 2015 caused a landslip which blocked …

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