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Inquiry into Flood Mitigation and Resilience

The All Party Parliamentary Group for Excellence in the Built Environment will be holding evidence sessions for it 3rd inquiry, in late November/early December 2014 with a report to follow in the New Year. This inquiry will look at the problems caused to the UK by flooding and examine the potential for greater mitigation of these problems and significantly improving flood resilience including the potential for adaptation to changing environmental pressures. 

The Commission Members:

Oliver Colvile MP (chairman), George Adams, Peter Aldous MP, Professor Richard Ashley, Peter Bonfield OBE, Tony Burton, Sue Illman, The Earl of Lytton (vice chairman) Jack Pringle, Rt Hon Nick Raynsford MP (vice chairman)

A full copy of the report can be found here