The River Nene, Northampton Case Study


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1. The floodwalls at Foot Meadow created an open area of land which the river can flood onto giving protection to the... on the other side of the river

  • Railway station
  • Castle inn
  • Upton Square
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2. A flood retention reservoir has been built at...

  • Upton Square
  • Billing, near the aquadrome
  • Foot Meadow

3. How much did the defences at Upton, near Sixfields cost?

  • 8 million pounds
  • 1 billion
  • 4 million pounds
  • 5 thousand pounds

4. By 2002 the EA completed a... project to protect the areas of Northampton hardest hit by past flooding.

  • 45 million pounds
  • 680 million pounds
  • 6.8 million pounds
  • 68 million pounds

5. Major roads such as ...(...) are on embankments up to... m high, which join up to form floodgates

  • Upton Way (A45); 10
  • Upton Way (A45); 6
  • Upton Way (A55); 8

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