Temporary flood barriers, Inero in Fowey, Cornwall

Oct 2017

Last weekend Storm Brian hit the UK. Heavy wind and rain came in along the south coast and west coast and the residents were warned to remain vigilant to potential flooding. As an example the Environment Agency took precautions in Fowey and installed temporary flood barriers from Inero. In total the EA protected 1250 properties from coastal flood risk.

read more:

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/environment-agency-urges-caution-as-high-tides-expected-on-south-coast

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/environment-agency-warns-of-coastal-flooding-in-dorset

Assemble of Inero flood protection barrier Flood defense ready for flooding

Flood protection barrier along water

Assemble of Inero flood barrier

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