The Floods of October 1954. Cars and lorries were a regular sight on the streets of Glasgow, even in 1954, but boats were much less common. This was the scene in Glenspean Street in 1954 after the area was hit by floods. The flooding affected the whole of the south side after heavy rain battered Glasgow throughout autumn and into winter. The boats were used by workmen trying to minimize damage to the area's newly built flats and by local children pretending to be pirates.
Work to repair flood-damaged Carlisle bridge begins http://www.cumbriacrack.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/flood-warning2.jpg Throughout summer, Environment Agency staff remain focused on supporting flood affected communities and making sure they are winter ready. http://www.cumbriacrack.com/2016/08/01/work-repair-flood-damaged-carlisle-bridge-begins/
Council awards £1/2m contract to replace flood damaged bridge http://www.cumbriacrack.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/bell-bridge.jpg Cumbria County Council has awarded a contract for a new bridge to replace Bell Bridge at Sebergham, which was completely washed away by Storm Desmond http://www.cumbriacrack.com/2016/11/14/council-awards-12m-contract-replace-flood-damaged-bridge/