Flood protection initiative

Flooding in Market Weighton in July. Picture submitted by Jane Elgey.
Flooding in Market Weighton in July. Picture submitted by Jane Elgey.

East Riding Council is to explore ways of improving the flood resilience of individual properties in Market Weighton.

The investigations will include finding funding to help residents and business operators make their properties better protected from flooding.

Wolds Weighton ward councillors have welcomed the chance for Market Weighton residents to discuss opportunities for individual flood resilience measures in the town.

Full story in this week’s (27 November) Pocklington Post.