ENCOURAGING PROGRESS FOR ESTUARY CAMPAIGN

The East Suffolk Internal Drainage Board (ESIDB) presented their costs for the whole estuary upgrade scheme at the drop-in held by the Estuary Partnership, attended by over 100 people at Snape Maltings on 27th February.  The overall cost of £26.9 million includes a £5.1m contingency and covers some 44 kilometers of wall from Snape to […]

£4 Million Boost for Estuary Campaign

*****PRESS RELEASE***** £4 Million Boost for Estuary Campaign Landowners and farmers in the Alde and Ore estuary have raised a £3 million fund through the East Suffolk Internal Drainage Board towards upgrading work on the Alde and Ore Estuary plan. This is in addition to over £1 million in pledges and cash so far given […]

ESTUARY PARTNERSHIP NEWS AND UPDATE

The Partnership has received the defined costs for the whole estuary upgrade project from the IDB and the Government contributions for the lower estuary are being identified by Risk Policy Analysis (RPA), a Norfolk firm who have been commissioned by the IDB to cover this work.   These estimates will be available mid-December.   Although […]

Four Ferries Cycle Ride

Following its enormous success last year, a four ferries bike ride is being arranged for Saturday 22nd September 2018 as part of the Trust’s work in raising funds for the river defences. The ride of some 42 miles will cross all of the four Foot Ferries of Suffolk, including the Association’s Butley Ferry. The Four […]

NEWS UPDATE FOR JUNE/JULY 2018   

Film cuts of the April Annual Meeting presentations from Edward Greenwell, Chairman, Andrew Hawes, Consultant Engineer, Karen Thomas and Giles Bloomfield from the IDB and Jane Maxim Funding Chair will be available on the web site shortly.  There will be a further public meeting towards the end of the year (probably November) to discuss the […]