UK's biggest flood defences go up in Nottingham

Britain's largest inland flood defence scheme has been opened in Nottingham.

The £45 million project has been completed under budget and ahead of schedule.

The Environment Agency has built new defences along the River Trent after the disastrous floods of 2000.

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UK's Biggest Flood Defences

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.