A Climate To Die For?

You're probably tired of hearing about global warming and the importance of saving the planet for future generations. Did you know that global warming affects the climate so much that it's actually a major contributing factor to many of the floods that we experience across the UK? Last January the UK was hit hard by [...]

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Its Never Too Hot To Flood

One thing that we try to make people understand is always to expect the unexpected and this is often the case with most things in life. Flooding is no different. Only yesterday did the majority of the UK experience a very warm day with highs of 25 degrees in some areas. It was generally a [...]

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Up To Your Neck In Water?

Hopefully you aren't stood there with seconds to live with water rising up above your head by the time you're reading this. What I hope to achieve today is to help you understand what to do in the situation of a flood, as it isn't necessarily something you'll ever experience in your life, but you [...]

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Noah’s Ark and the Flood

When the UK is hit particularly badly with heavy rainfall it always brings back memories of the story most of us were told when we were kids. Water flooded the Earth for a hundred and fifty days and every living thing on Earth was wiped out except the for the two of each living creature [...]

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Sandbags or Handbags?

Which one's better when it comes to preventing flooding? To be honest the outcome would be pretty similar whichever one you choose to place against your house to prevent flooding, they're both pretty much as useless as one another when it comes to stopping water from getting into your home or property. You might be [...]

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The Forgotten Floods

The recent rainfall we’ve had brought about some old memories (not pleasant ones) from June 2007 when Hull was hit by heavy rainfall for hours on end. Not to mention this happened completely out of the blue in the summer. The consequences were horrendous – One life was lost and thousands were forced to leave [...]

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June Monsoon

It’s strange to think that we’d be seeing headlines like ‘June Monsoon’ and  '6 Weeks of rain in 12 hours’ only two days after we’d experienced one of the hottest days in June for over 40 years. The so called 'June monsoon' struck fear into the hearts of many of us who have already experienced and witnessed the [...]

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