Abingdon Tennis Club given green light at planning for flood mitigation plans

Abingdon Tennis Club given green light at planning for flood mitigation plans

When Abingdon Tennis Club started planning to extend and improve its facilities for the use of the local community, the risk of flooding was rightly flagged up by the Council and local residents. The Club turned to Wilsham Consulting, as a local specialist in sustainable civil engineering design to review and advise on the flooding issues. Some residents were concerned that the works could make the existing flooding worse, a genuine concern in relation to many similar multi use games area (MUGA) developments.   In the past...

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Flood Risk Assessment Oxfordshire

Flood Risk Assessment Oxfordshire

Wilsham Consulting is based in Abingdon in Oxfordshire and has considerable experience of producing flood risk assessments and flood mitigation works for numerous sites across Oxfordshire for many years. Indeed we visited many of the sites during the recent major flood events to see how accurate the reports were against the reality of the events. Flooding is common across Oxfordshire, due to many settlements such as Henley, Wallingford, Abingdon and Oxford all being located at least partly on geological flood plain deposits. Flooding in...

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