Flood risk and the Water of Leith

Posted to the Friends of the Water of Leith Facebook page.

SEPA, the Scottish Environment Protection Agency, classified the Water of Leith basins as a flood risk in 2016, echoing its comment that “Edinburgh has a long history of flooding from the Water of Leith”. This is affecting residents, who report having difficulty finding affordable, if any, flood insurance for property and goods.

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