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Flood Protection

Volume 472: debated on Wednesday 27 February 2008

9. To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what discussions he has had with the First Minister on spending on flood defences and flood protection in Wales/Shropshire cross-border water catchment areas. (188106)

Regular discussions take place with the First Minister on such matters. The Welsh Assembly Government, local authorities and the Environment Agency are actively involved in flood defence planning within Wales and in the wider cross-border catchment area.