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Hazard and Hope

The Hazard + Hope series of short films is being created by The Environmental Design Studio (TEDS) and focuses on how we can adapt and become resilient to a changing climate. These particular episodes have been sponsored by Yorkshire Flood Resilience and cover a variety of useful tips and advice to help you make your property more flood resilient. Find out more about the concept of property flood resilience and learn what others have done to reduce the risk of flood damage to their homes and businesses.

Our Flood Resilient Home - Episode 4

Ed Barsley speaks to Reverend Hewlett, a resident of Reeth, looking at her experience of the flash flooding which affected her home in 2019.

Our Flood Resilient Business - Episode 3

Meet Stu, owner of Dales Bike Centre & Cafe to find out how he's adapted his businesses and practices to reduce the impact of flooding.

How to make a property more flood recoverable

Ed Barsley takes you through how to design and adapt a property to be more flood recoverable

How to make a property more flood resistant

Ed Barsley takes you through how to design and adapt a property to be more flood resistant

The Process, Principles and Purpose of the Code of Practice for Property Flood Resilience

Ed Barsley provides an overview of the new Code of Practice for Property Flood Resilience, why it is needed and the processes and key principles it includes.

Our Flood Resilient Home - Episode 3

Meet Sue Chalkley OBE from Snoll Hatch in the Medway Valley. Find out more about how flooding has affected Sue's home and the range of different ways that she and her family have adapted their property to be more flood resilient.

Our Flood Resilient Business - Episode 2

Meet Dave from JLA, based in Ripponden in Calderdale, to hear about how flooding has affected their business and the range of different ways they have adapted their property and practices to be more flood resilient.

Our Flood Resilient Home - Episode 2

Meet Katie from Luddendenfoot in the Upper Calder Valley and find out how Katie and her family have adapted their home to make it resilient to flooding.

Our Flood Resilient Business - Episode 1

Find out more about the steps Lisa has taken to make her café in Mytholmroyd, West Yorkshire, resilient to flooding.

Our Flood Resilient Home - Episode 1

After enduring repeated flooding in her family home in York, Claire was determined to adapt. Find out about how Claire made her home flood-resilient in the first episode of Hazard + Hope.

You can find out more about Claire’s story in the Property Flood Resilience e-magazine by Mary Dhonau here.