A plaque has been unveiled to mark the opening of one of the biggest inland defences in England. The £45 million defence stretches nearly 17 miles along the River Trent, from Sawley to Colwick. The plaque covers a number of areas in Nottingham.
The country's longest ever flood defences are opening in Nottingham. The forty-five million pound project protects sixteen thousand homes and businesses along 16 miles of the River Trent.