Hampstead 'fatal' flood risk

An official report warned today that up to 1,400 people in Hampstead could be at risk of being killed by flooding because dams in place won't be enough stop extreme floods.

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'Lives at risk' from extreme floods in Hampstead

An official report warned today that up to 1,400 people in Hampstead could be at risk of being killed by flooding. A inspector says the 300 year old dams in place to protect Hampstead Heath's ponds from overflowing won't be enough to stop extreme floods.

1400 people could be at risk of flooding around Hampstead Heath Credit: ITV News
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