Tag Archives : flooding


Severe weather warning

Council crews are on standby to deal with any issues related to the heavy rain and gales hitting Plymouth this afternoon. The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning which is currently in place until midnight. People are advised to take care and not put themselves in danger around the waterfront. Known flooding hotspots […]


Work set to start on new flood defence wall at Tory Brook Court

Essential works to provide a new section of raised flood defence wall at Tory Brook Court are due to start on Monday 16 March. The scheme at Tory Brook Court aims to protect properties in the area from flooding caused by the overtopping of the Tory Brook. The bank will be raised to around one […]


Longbridge Road flood defence scheme complete

Work to build a new tidal flood defence wall along a section of Longbridge Road, bordering the River Plym, is now complete. The scheme has been a joint project between Plymouth City Council and the Environment Agency to reduce the risk of flooding in the area and supports Plymouth’s Local Flood Risk Management Strategy. Designed […]


Work complete on Arnold’s Point flood defence scheme

Work to build a new tidal flood defence wall along Embankment Road has been completed, two weeks early. The Arnold’s Point scheme has been a joint project between Plymouth City Council and the Environment Agency to reduce the risk of flooding in the area. Funded by the Environment Agency through a Flood Defence Grant in […]