Action on abstraction

Water is a precious resource which is already under pressure in England.  As Deputy Director for Water Resources at the Environment Agency my job is to ensure that ‘abstraction’ - the amount of water that people take from the environment …

Flood wardens unite!

The National Flood Forum showcasing the latest equipment that can be used to protect from flooding

It’s Saturday morning and all is relatively quiet in the city as I make my way to the office, there’s rain in the air but a spring in my step because today is our annual flood warden seminar. Now you …