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.


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.