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Who is responsible for water flows within village

Pictorial representation of who is responsible for various water flows within Village based on Flood Hub info

Threat from Surface Water and how to mitigate – by Flood Mary

Link to article on Mary Long-Dhonau site


Rebecca Pow MP £5m letter to Robert Jenrick MP (Newark) 14 Jul 2020

Robert Jenrick 19 Feb 2020 letter

Environment Agency

Environment Agency Citizen Space giving info the Lowdham schemes

2007 – Environment Agency 14 identified issues

Newark & Sherwood

Newark & Sherwood extension of £5,000 scheme 24 Sep 2020

Link to N&S DC Financial Support webpage. (One off payment of £500, 3 months rebate on rates, a grant of up to £5,000 for flood defences in certain circumstances)

Newark & Sherwood Letter 13 July 2020 re £5k grant + attachments

Newark & Sherwood 5k Application Form

Nottinghamshire County Council

Link to NCC webpage in their capacity as Local Lead Flood Authority. Among other things it prepares as report (called Section 19) after each major event. These are available here Notts CC Section 19 reports

Lowdham Parish Council – multiple updates

Lowdham Parish Home Page

East Midlands Today

ClimateChange – 9 Aug 2021 (Video)

Lowdham Resilience – 23 Aug 2021 (Video)

Nottingham Post and Newark Advertiser

Newark Advertiser ArticleSep 2020

Nottingham Post Online Article 13 Sep 20 – Interview with Peter Cross