Galgate Floods November 22nd 2017

Galgate has flooded before but on the night of November 22nd 2017 exceptional rain led the Conder, Whitley Beck  to flood. Water roared through the village with frightening force, flooding Main Road, Chapel Street, Salford Road and Stoney Lane -

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Lancaster Guardian report.

Virtual Lancaster

The Times

The Guardian

Radio Lancashire - take the slider to 1:23:25 for Galgate residents, Steve Constantine, CLOUD chair and Andrew Dobson, Chief Planner Lancaster City Council

Reports of the multi agency flood meetings

Galgate Lancaster Guardian

All flood meetings Virtual Lancaster

How can Lancaster City Council contemplate building the 3,500-5,000 houses which would make up Bailrigg garden village, so close to a village so vulnerable to flooding?