£1m drainage scheme back on track for Dearham
Plans for a drainage scheme costing more than £1million for Dearham are back on track after six years.
Villagers will have the chance to comment on the scheme and find out more at a public consultation next Wednesday.
A United Utilities spokeswoman said it is hoped that work on the scheme will begin at the end of spring or early summer and will be completed by next year.
In 2012 United Utilities announced a £1.6 million scheme of drainage improvements to alleviate flooding in the village.
The spokeswoman said the scheme was halted because it appeared that sewer flooding may have been a... read more
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