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Community-led Natural Flood Management Conference – Slow the Flow Calderdale

Event Date: 30/03/2019

Community-led Natural Flood Management Conference

A celebration of local resilience

Date and time: 30th March 2019 10:00am and 31st March 2019 1:30pm

Venue: Hebden Bridge Town Hall Cafe, Saint Georges Street, Hebden Bridge, HX7 7BY.

 

Slow the Flow Calderdale have organised a Community-led Natural Flood Management Conference event based on the dramatic floods that took place on Boxing Day in 2015. Slow the Flow Calderdale are a small, local charity that work on natural flood management, promoting SuDS/rain gardens, monitoring and education. Since the floods, the charity have learnt lessons regarding funding, working with volunteers and developing relationships with statutory agencies, local authorities and local land owners and would like to share their story. There will be a number of speakers at the event. More information on the event can be found here.