Oral Answers to Questions — Prime Minister
Andrew Percy (Brigg and Goole, Conservative)
Over the summer, a number of communities across Brigg and Google, including Swinefleet and Crowle, suffered flooding,
in part because our drainage dykes are not cleared out as drainage boards fear prosecution under conservation of habitats legislation. Will the Prime Minister meet his new Environment Secretary and take away that threat of prosecution, so that drainage dykes that were built and dug to protect property can do their job?