This web page provides updates on flood risk management for the community in Allesley. This is a collaboration between The Environment Agency and Coventry City Council, with support from Warwickshire Wildlife Trust delivering Natural Flood Management.
Due to Coronavirus the arrangement of Property Flood Resilience (e.g. flood doors) and delivery of Natural Flood Management has been temporarily paused. Further updates will be provided in due course.
Winter storms such as Ciara and Desmond provided an opportunity to assess the performance of leaky dams and other features installed, such as this leaky dam on Slashpitt’s Farm.
In 2019 two community information events were held in Allesley Scout Hut. The presentations from the events are available below:
Further information events are due to take place in 2020, dates TBC. These events provide an opportunity from you to:
Warwickshire Wildlife Trust are organising Natural Flood Management across the river catchment upstream of Allesley. Natural Flood Management can mean a range of things, from tree planting to creating leaky dams on rivers – but what they all have in common is that they are natural solutions which contribute towards reducing the impact of flooding and slowing the flow of water.
To discuss opportunities for natural flood management including how to get involved please contact: [email protected] tel: 07810 863 177
To discuss drainage or surface water please email: [email protected].