Blogs

The latest news and blogs from the world of Slow The Flow, this page is updated regularly with a range of topical articles.  

March Newsletter

Welcome to our new monthly blog enabling you to see at a glance what Slow The Flow have been doing & giving you easy access to reports, videos and blogs

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Land Wanted for Tree Planting

Treesponsibility, is currently seeking new tree-planting sites.The group has planted over a quarter of a million trees since its establishment in 1998, but it now needs more places to plant

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Back Garden Redesign

Our back garden in Mytholmroyd has heavy clay soil that was causing standing water after heavy rainfall. To solve this problem we built raised beds and installed a permeable gravel

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Economics of Attenuation Ponds

  The Economics of Upper Catchment Small Scale Attenuation Ponds versus A Capital Intensive Flood Alleviation Scheme Since the Boxing Day flood of 2015, Slow The Flow have promoted Natural

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Flood Prevention at Oldroyd

Oldroyd Terrace Saved From Storm Ciara, Here’s How The summer floods of 2012 and the Boxing Day flood of 2015 brought havoc to the hamlet of Oldroyd which is situated

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Slow The Flow Annual Review: 2019

SLOW THE FLOW; Keeping Natural Flood Management on the agenda! Slow The Flow is a charity working to advance the education of the public in Natural Flood Management (NFM), Sustainable

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Peat,Trees & Rewilding

But what have peat bogs ever done for me ?……..‘Gwapple me gwapenuts’   If when you think about peat bogs and the brown ooze beneath your feet and the voice

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