preston and south ribble flood risk management scheme

Broadgate Gardens reopens with new seating, planting and viewing platform

Broadgate Gardens paths resurfaced Pic: Environment Agency Broadgate Gardens has reopened with new seating, fresh planting and a restored viewing platform overlooking the River Ribble. The work at the junction of Broadgate at the bottom of Fishergate […]

2 months ago
Broadgate flood defences scheme sees new Ribble viewing platform taking shape

A restored viewing platform has been built as part of the Preston and South Ribble Flood Scheme. The update comes as tarmac is down at the viewing platform at Broadgate […]

3 months ago
Broadgate path reopens with old boundary stone preserved

Boundary stone on newly opened riverside path Pic: Blog Preston A section of the shared footpath and cycleway has reopened on Broadgate. The stretch is part of the £54.7m Preston and South Ribble Flood Risk Management Scheme. A diversion remains […]

5 months ago
Broadgate pub suggests alternative routes during Riverside road closures

The Continental in South Meadow Lane Pic: Paul Melling The Environment Agency are delivering a Flood Risk Management Scheme to protect homes and businesses from flooding in Preston and South Ribble. This has resulted in a series of road […]

1 year ago
Riverside road closures delayed

Riverside road closure sign Road closures for the Preston and South Ribble Flood Risk Management Scheme have been delayed. The closures were due to come into force yesterday (Monday 20 March) along Riverside, and […]

1 year ago
Work starts to build Broadgate flood defences

Councillors Robert Boswell (left) and Carol Henshaw (right) visited Preston and South Ribble Flood Risk Management Scheme Work has started on constructing vital flood defences along Broadgate and Riverside. On Friday 11 November, councillors visited the Preston and South Ribble Flood Risk Management Scheme for an update on […]

2 years ago
Update given on flood defences at Penwortham caravan park and Golden Way

Environment Agency North West has finished flood defence work at the caravan park in lower Penwortham and installed a path at Golden Way. The work in lower Penwortham and Golden […]

2 years ago
Fulwood pupils test new Minecraft game based on Preston and South Ribble’s flood defence scheme

Pupils from Archbishop Temple Church of England High School in Fulwood have joined forces with the Environment Agency, Microsoft and Minecraft: Education Edition to take part in a unique and […]

2 years ago
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