Flooding plan for Northumbrian Water
Almost one million pounds is being spent by a water company to cope with sewer capacity after heavy rainfall.
“It is hoped that increasing sewer capacity will divert flood water away from homes.”
Recent deluges in the Northumbrian Water area have caused surface water flooding after sewers filled up quickly. Now the company is committing funding to a scheme that will increase the amount of water that sewers in Wallsend can cope with. Read the full article from a local paper that gives more details.