Policy paper

River Thames Scheme: reducing flood risk from Datchet to Teddington

Background and project information about how the Environment Agency plans to reduce flood risk between Datchet and Teddington.



The River Thames Scheme will reduce flood risk to people living and working near the Thames, enhance the resilience of nationally important infrastructure, contribute to a vibrant local economy and maximise the social and environmental value of the river.

Published 4 March 2016
Last updated 14 June 2018 + show all updates
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