Posts Tagged ‘damaged’

Call for Farming Recovery Fund applications

Comments Off | 02-11-2016

Farming Minister George Eustice has urged farmers wanting support to restore farmland damaged by December’s storms to get their applications in as soon as possible before the 1 April deadline in order to access vital funds sooner.
All farmers in Cumbria, Lancashire, Yorkshire, Durham or Northumberland who have suffered losses as a result of flooding caused

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Recovery fund for flood-affected farmers opens

Comments Off | 12-20-2015

An emergency fund to help farmers affected by Storm Desmond to restore damaged agricultural land launches today (Friday 18 December 2015), Farming Minister George Eustice announced.
Flood-affected farmers in Cumbria, Lancashire and Northumberland who have suffered uninsurable losses can apply for Farming Recovery Fund grants of up to £20,000 via the Rural Payments Agency (RPA) to

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Work begins on Boston flood bank

Comments Off | 10-1-2014

The flood defence was breached when high tides combined with a tidal surge on 5 December 2013 to produce the highest water levels ever recorded in the Haven, flooding the landfill site and commercial properties on Riverside Industrial Estate.
Water was 6.08 above ordnance datum. Higher than the floods in 1953 and 1978.
The Environment Agency did

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£1.7 million to repair small ports across England

Comments Off | 08-14-2014

Transport Secretary Patrick McLoughlin has announced £1.7 million funding to help repair small ports and harbours across England damaged by winter storms.
Twenty one communities will benefit ranging from Cornwall to East Riding.
Patrick McLoughlin said:
Our small ports are vital to the livelihoods of the communities they serve and are the lifeblood of the local economy.
The government

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Chancellor announces additional £5 million for the Glasgow School of Art

Comments Off | 07-22-2014

Speaking at the Commonwealth Games Business Conference in Glasgow today (22 July 2014), the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, announced an additional £5 million of funding from the UK government to the Glasgow School of Art (GSA). This £5 million will contribute towards the costs of creating its Graduate and Research Centre.
The additional funding

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The Glasgow School of Art to receive £5 million from UK government

Comments Off | 06-30-2014

Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Danny Alexander, today (27 June 2014) announced that the government will provide £5 million pounds to The Glasgow School of Art (GSA) Mackintosh Appeal.
The GSA was founded in 1845 as one of the first government schools of design. It is widely recognised as one of Europe’s foremost university-level institutions for creative

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