Latest announcements, and details of support available from government and local councils for recovery from the flooding during winter 2015 to 2016.

The Floodline Service on 0345 988 1188 helps people affected by the recent floods. Before calling, please read our guidance for households and businesses or farmers.


  1. Cumbria Flood Action Plan

    • Policy paper
  2. Foss Barrier: investigation report

    • Independent report
  3. The Foss Barrier: reducing the risk of flooding

    • Policy paper

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