Building resilient infrastructure and communities. All change?
Around five million people in England are still at risk of flooding. In the context of Brexit and the uncertainty that lies ahead, it is imperative that we keep current flood risk management structures in place and working as smoothly and efficiently as possible – but is this alone enough? We have all seen the impact flooding has on the country. Last winter, 15/16, the country suffered from a string of storms - Desmond, Eva and Frank - which cost the UK economy an estimated £5billion.