Floods, threats and fears

Water fall: bill aims to avoid repeats of the 2007 floods that hit Tewkesbury (pictured) and led insurers to threaten to withdraw cover

With weather conditions forecast to become more extreme, the government wants to appease insurers with new flood legislation

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