OP

Hot Pot

Galgate, Lancaster, UK

24 Nov -

30 Nov 2017

354

BENEFICIARIES HELPED

8

Volunteers
deployed

7

Days
operational

£5.53

COST PER
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The Need

Heavy rain during Weds 22 November led to rising water levels of the River Conder, Galgate. Flooding occurred in the area including residential properties and a Red Flood alert was issued. Heavy rain overnight (21-22 Nov) caused flooding to occur in Galgate in areas adjacent to the rivers Conder, Whitley Beck & Ou Beck. Some residential properties were evacuated due to flooding. Overnight, 500 flood related calls and 70 people were rescued. More than 30 properties were pumped out and a number of people rescued from vehicles in parts of North Yorkshire.

The Response

TR helped to facilitate/coordinate the setting up an Incident Management Team with the local authorities, as well as provide training in how to continue to manage the response after they had demobilised.

The Output

The Outcome

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MOZAMBIQUE CYCLONE APPEAL

Mozambique Cyclone

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