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Guest post: Maureen’s adventures in the flood

Dec 31st, 2015 5:27 pm | By

Maureen Brian wrote up her adventures in the Hebden Bridge flood on Facebook and I got her permission to post it here too. She notes that she’s too decrepit to join in the scrubbing but she makes damn sure to give credit to the people who do. Here’s Calderdale Flood Relief in case you want to make a donation. I’ll add some photos from the Calder Valley Flood Support group on Facebook.

To set the scene, I was in London when the flood hit on the afternoon of 26 Dec, having lured V.┬áhere to commune with the cats on the promise that this place was warm, cosy and full of books and other things to play with. Yes, … Read the rest