Fly tipping can be a genuine flood risk. We had to remove more than 30 bin bags full of drugs paraphernalia from a watercourse in Rawcliffe IDB today, as it had been dumped adjacent to a culvert which would have become blocked if not dealt with swiftly.
One map that’s says it all. And most of that rain fell in just a couple days. Ulceby Rain Gauge - which is at the top of the Steeping catchment -recorded 132mm (5.2 inches) of rain from 10/12th of June - June average is 60mm. Response continues to support those affected