The impact of Storms Malik and Corrie on our green spaces

Once again Newcastle’s parks and green spaces, like many areas across the North East of England and the east coast of Scotland, have been battered by storms over the weekend with both Storm Malik and Corrie impacting on our green spaces, just two months after the devastation of Storm Arwen.

Works begin to desilt the Reigh Burn

In an effort to alleviate the long-standing flooding issues of the Reigh Burn our contractors will be carrying out desilting works from Monday 10 January.

Notice of Works: Havannah Nature Reserve from 10.01.22

Starting from Monday 10 January, Newcastle City Council will be carrying out works to deal with existing flooding on the Waggonway and to address the ongoing development of Newcastle Great Park, which will temporarily impact the access into Havannah and Three Hills Nature Reserve from Brunton Lane.

Works begin to desilt the Reigh Burn

In an effort to alleviate the long-standing flooding issues of the Reigh Burn in Tyne Riverside Country Park, Urban Green Newcastle has appointed WL Straughan to carry out desilting works for around four weeks from Monday 10 January.