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Webinar: Flooding: Effective Management of Surface Water Through Planning

Event Date: 08/09/2022

This webinar forms part of the RTPI Online series and is brought to you by the North West Region.

How does your allotment grow? Very well thanks to rainwater harvesting projects from United Utilities

Posted: 09/08/22

The North West is home to more than 1,300 allotments and communal gardens, where residents grow a wealth of their own produce, from carrots to cucumbers, parsnips to potatoes. A lot of time and effort goes into these endeavours, not to mention a lot of water, so United Utilities is helping out through a range of rainwater harvesting schemes.

Gardens being uprooted in favour of driveways and artificial grass, new research reveals

Posted: 27/07/22

A quarter (25%) of homeowners in the UK with outside space have turned all or part of their garden into a driveway and a further 17% are planning to make this change, according to new research by Aviva. 

Now is a good time to create a flood plan if you haven’t already!💧 You can use our #flood planning guide👇to help yo…!

RT @YorksWildlife: "The UK has lost 90% of its wetlands. This has led to the drastic decline of wildlife and rendered the country more vuln…