Cumbria Flood Expo | 2nd & 3rd February ’17

Cumbria Flood Expo 2017. This is a free event held in Carlisle with the aim of “discussing problems and finding solutions to UK wide flooding”. Organisation courtesy of Cumbria Emergency Response Team (CERT) UK.

This first-time event in early February will give attendees the chance to gain advice, guidance and relevant information surrounding Flood Resilience, Mitigation, Insurance and a number of other areas. Resource and knowledge around this topic will be provided through 40+ exhibition stands, national speakers and seminars over the course of the two days.

The event is aimed at any local residents and business owners who have either been affected by floods, are at risk of flooding, or in the vicinity of areas that may be at risk. It will also showcase local specialists and help to support anyone requiring flood alleviation for their property.


Dates:                                     2nd and 3rd February 2017

Location:                                Carlisle Racecourse, Durdar Rd, Carlisle CA2 4TS

Speakers:                               4 main speakers & 7 seminars each day

Cost:                                       Free event


For further details about the event including speaker timings, how to book tickets and more please visit 


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Featured image: Flooded England by S. RaeCC BY 2.0 (cropped and resized)