150 years of change to riverside York

The rivers Ouse and the Foss have both been vital commerical and leisure resources, but with the ever present threat of flooding.


Tue, 16 Jan 2018
18:15 to 19:45



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Join Colin Atkinson, retired flood risk manager with the Environment Agency, as he takes you through 150 years of York's rivers and the changes that have taken place along their banks.



York Explore

Library Square,
Museum Street,
York, YO1 7DS


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The tutor

Colin Atkinson

Colin is now retired after a 35 year career in flood risk management with the Environment Agency and its predecessors.