Here at The Flood Defence & Recovery Company we have a wide variety of products to help prevent against water ingress into your home or business and also to help clear away the devastation if you are unfortunate enough to have been flooded.
We have can help advise you on the most appropriate products for your given situation and have experts on hand to guide you every step of the way.
We understand how stressful it can be clearing away after a flood and that is why we will try and make your purchase as easy as practicably possible. We have made our website as easy to use as possible and we hope this will be a great resource to you during such a distressing time.
Below you will find various live feeds with informationsuch as flood warnings and flood news.
Blustery weather for much of the UK Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:22:00 GMT
There are a number of yellow weather warnings in place across the UK for today and start of tomorrow (Thursday). Then as we head towards the weekend most of the UK will be enveloped in a polar maritime air mass bringing cold weather.
Get winter ready Fri, 27 Oct 2017 09:56:00 GMT
5.4 million households have been hit by costly winter repairs in the last 5 years.
A windy weekend ahead for southern Britain Wed, 18 Oct 2017 12:24:00 GMT
An intense low pressure system is forecast to affect southern Britain on Saturday.
Ex-hurricane Ophelia passes after 90mph winds Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:46:00 GMT
Ex-Hurricane Ophelia has moved out over the North Sea after bringing gusts of over 90mph to parts of the UK.
Ex-hurricane Ophelia impacts the UK Mon, 16 Oct 2017 12:39:00 GMT
Ex-Hurricane Ophelia will bring stormy conditions to western parts of the UK today (Monday 16 October).
30th Anniversary of the 1987 Storm Wed, 11 Oct 2017 10:30:00 GMT
While the ‘Great Storm’ of 15 and 16 October 1987 is still one of the most talked about weather events in living memory it was also a wake-up call for the Met Office and other organisations. It helped identify gaps in severe weather forecasting capability and highlighted the need for better communication with partner organisations such as emergency services and the public in general.
A Pacific flip triggers the end of the recent slowdown Mon, 18 Sep 2017 16:00:00 GMT
Following three record years for global surface mean temperature in 2014-2016, the observed recent slowdown in average global temperature has ended.
UK and Irish regulators united on tackling resource efficiency and waste management Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The UK and Ireland’s environmental regulators have strengthened their collaboration on driving resource efficiency and tackling criminality within the waste industry, following a summit in Edinburgh today (17 November, 2017) hosted by the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA).
Roseanna Cunningham MSP marks the return of flow to the River Garry Mon, 30 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Salmon now have access to the River Garry in Perthshire for the first time in over 60 years, following a landmark agreement between energy company SSE, the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) and the Tay District Salmon Fisheries Board (TDSFB) to allow water to flow again from one of SSE’s hydropower dams.
SPRI shows continuing overall decline in greenhouse gases from Scottish industry Thu, 26 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The closure of Longannet Power Station was the largest contributor to a 29% decrease in Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from Scottish industrial sites in 2016.
Radioactivity in the environment report shows all levels and concentrations of radioactivity well within dose limits Thu, 19 Oct 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The latest Radioactivity in Food and the Environment Report (RIFE 22) has been published today (19 October, 2017) and shows that doses of radioactivity received by people in Scotland are still well within international dose limits.
New consultations invite you to get involved in shaping 21st century Scottish environment regulations Thu, 28 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Everyone with an interest in Scotland’s environment, health & wellbeing, and economy is being encouraged to take part in important consultations that will shape the future of environmental regulation.
SEPA calls on businesses to take action on recycling or face the penalties Wed, 27 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) is calling on businesses across Scotland to meet their duty to recycle now or they could potentially receive a £300 Fixed Monetary Penalty (FMP).
The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) has published Official Statistics today which provide detail of Household Waste collected across all Local Authorities, and for the first time, Waste Landfilled and Waste incinerated in Scotland during 2016.
Opportunity opens for two new members to join SEPA’s Board Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT
An exciting opportunity to join the Board of the Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) has opened today (Monday, 25 September), with Scottish Ministers looking to appoint two Non-Executive members from 1 January 2018.
SEPA invites locals to learn about new flood warning scheme for Airth Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) is calling on locals to get flood aware by attending a special drop-in session on the launch of the new flood warning scheme for Airth on Tuesday 3 October – and join thousands of people who already benefit from the free Floodline service in Scotland.
SEPA invites locals to learn about the new River Garnock flood warning scheme Mon, 18 Sep 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) is calling on locals to get flood aware by attending a special drop-in session on the flood warning scheme for the River Garnock on Wednesday 27 September – and join thousands of people who already benefit from the free Floodline service in Scotland.
Light pollution: Night being lost in many countries Wed, 22 Nov 2017 19:00:09 GMT
Much of the world is "losing the night" as artificial light becomes brighter and more widespread, say scientists.
High-energy 'ghost particles' absorbed by Earth Wed, 22 Nov 2017 19:15:41 GMT
Neutrinos are famous for travelling through solid objects, but they don't go through everything, a study shows.
Plague reached Europe by Stone Age Wed, 22 Nov 2017 17:11:28 GMT
Plague was present in Europe during the late Stone Age, according to a study of ancient remains.
Research money central to Budget Wed, 22 Nov 2017 16:06:14 GMT
The Chancellor Philip Hammond has made investment in research the centrepiece of his budget.
How dinosaur scales became bird feathers Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:57:48 GMT
The genes that caused scales to become feathers in the early ancestors of birds have been found by US scientists.
Seeds hold hidden treasures for future food Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:41:45 GMT
More than 70,000 seeds have been sent from Kew's Millennium Seed Bank to Lebanon, for vital crop research.
UK judges to get scientific guides Wed, 22 Nov 2017 00:45:28 GMT
A Supreme Court judge launches the first of a series of scientific guides for the UK judiciary.
Bizarre shape of interstellar asteroid Mon, 20 Nov 2017 18:53:49 GMT
An asteroid that visited our Solar System from interstellar space is one of the most elongated celestial bodies known to science.
Albatrosses hit by fishing and climate Mon, 20 Nov 2017 19:10:25 GMT
The spectacular albatrosses featured in the BBC's Blue Planet series have seen a big slump in numbers.
Bialowieza forest: EU threatens Poland with fine over logging Tue, 21 Nov 2017 09:49:28 GMT
Europe's top court says Poland must prove it has stopped logging in Bialowieza forest or face fines.
Antarctic glacier's rough belly exposed Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:11:02 GMT
The melting glacier contributing most to sea-level rise currently may be more resilient than previously recognised.
Small steps forward as UN climate talks end in Bonn Sat, 18 Nov 2017 04:40:54 GMT
UN climate talks finish with progress on technical issues but with questions on carbon cuts unresolved.
Russia denies nuclear accident after radioactive traces found Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:57:53 GMT
The weather service says the levels of a radioactive isotope were nearly 1,000 times normal levels.
Trump puts elephant trophy imports on hold Sat, 18 Nov 2017 02:52:22 GMT
The US president's move comes a day after US hunters were told they could import elephant trophies.
Drug-driving cases dropped over forensics Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:35:07 GMT
Thousands more cases - including violent and sexual crimes - could be affected by "manipulated" tests.
Fishing 'best argument for seagrass conservation' Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:43:46 GMT
Seagrass meadows are diminishing worldwide, which has serious implications for fishing activity.
Interstellar asteroid is given a name Fri, 17 Nov 2017 07:56:58 GMT
The first known asteroid to visit our Solar System from interstellar space has been given a name.
'Routine' detection of space ripples Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:54:21 GMT
Laser labs sense black holes merging at a distance of about a billion light-years from Earth.
Nasa forecast: Which cities will flood as ice melts? Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:45:02 GMT
A forecasting tool reveals which cities will be affected as different portions of the ice sheet melt, say scientists.
First gene-editing in human body attempt Thu, 16 Nov 2017 09:40:14 GMT
Gene-editing has been attempted on cells inside a patient, in a world first by doctors in California.
UK and Canada lead global alliance against coal Thu, 16 Nov 2017 15:29:07 GMT
A significant group of nations take a stand against using coal for electricity generation at UN climate talks.
Europe steps in to cover US shortfall in funding climate science Wed, 15 Nov 2017 18:11:06 GMT
French and UK governments say they will make up for any shortfall in funding for a global science body.
Nearby planet is 'excellent' target in search for life Wed, 15 Nov 2017 13:04:51 GMT
Astronomers have found a cool, Earth-sized planet that's relatively close to our Solar System.
SSTL to build Canadian satellite constellation Wed, 15 Nov 2017 18:05:32 GMT
Vancouver-based UrtheCast contracts UK firm SSTL to build a series of satellites to image Earth every day.
'World's oldest wine' found in 8,000-year-old jars in Georgia Mon, 13 Nov 2017 22:47:46 GMT
Pottery found near Tbilisi shows wine-making was taking place 8,000 years ago, scientists say.
Antarctica's warm underbelly revealed Mon, 13 Nov 2017 14:08:40 GMT
Scientists make the most detailed map yet of the heat rising under the ice sheet from rocks below.
European memory champion reveals winning trick Mon, 20 Nov 2017 11:25:19 GMT
Simon Reinhard mastered the Method of Loci to become a European memory champion.
Bosnia's silent killer: The coal industry Sun, 19 Nov 2017 00:17:39 GMT
The Balkan country has the world's second highest death rate caused by air pollution.
Floods: How can you save your life when disaster strikes? Sun, 19 Nov 2017 00:12:44 GMT
Floods have been a deadly staple of 2017. But how can you protect yourself against the natural disaster?
How worried should we be about melting ice caps? Sat, 18 Nov 2017 01:02:19 GMT
As the UN climate change conference ends, BBC Science's David Shukman takes a look at melting ice caps.
The world's biggest lithium battery farm Sat, 18 Nov 2017 07:59:02 GMT
The plant in the US state of California stores enough energy to power 20,000 homes for four hours.
Fireball in Finland sky 'probably a meteorite' Fri, 17 Nov 2017 19:07:32 GMT
The suspected meteor shook buildings when it raced through the sky in Lapland.
Epic India leopard rescue photo wins award five years later Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:56:45 GMT
In a rare instance, Indian villagers and forest officers worked together for hours to save the animal
Ben Nevis gets automatic weather station Thu, 09 Nov 2017 02:42:16 GMT
For the first time in 113 years, live data is streaming from the top of the UK's tallest mountain.
Climate's magic rabbit: Pulling CO2 out of thin air Wed, 15 Nov 2017 01:02:44 GMT
Can technology to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere really help prevent dangerous climate change?
Press print Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:02:58 GMT
The Swedish hi-tech firm at the forefront of using 3D printing to create human ears, noses and other body parts.
Green planet Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:07:32 GMT
The United Arab Emirates' Mars research programme is turning its attention to date palm trees.
Ice ceiling Fri, 10 Nov 2017 01:22:53 GMT
For decades, there was a ceiling not of glass but of ice, holding women back from doing research in Antarctica.
Sewing for Nasa Wed, 08 Nov 2017 03:09:57 GMT
From the Apollo spacesuits to the Mars rovers, women behind the scenes have stitched vital spaceflight components.
Carbon case history Thu, 19 Oct 2017 12:15:09 GMT
Prof Joanna Haigh from Imperial College London explains why this gas has played a crucial role in shaping the Earth's climate.
Rare spectacle Fri, 03 Nov 2017 16:42:17 GMT
The Norwegian island of Kvaløya is now one of the few places in Europe to see a pod of killer whales.
Waterworld Sun, 29 Oct 2017 00:42:09 GMT
Sir David Attenborough is returning to our screens and people are very excited about it.
A new era Wed, 25 Oct 2017 00:28:47 GMT
We need to be more concerned than ever about how society uses scientific discoveries, says Venki Ramakrishnan.
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