Coastal Areas: Flood Control

Environment Food and Rural Affairs written question – answered on 16th July 2009.

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Photo of Martin Horwood Martin Horwood Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what sea defence projects involving the use of timber for construction his Department plans to fund in (a) 2009-10 and (b) 2011-12.

Photo of Huw Irranca-Davies Huw Irranca-Davies Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs) (Marine and Natural Environment)

The following table shows coastal defence projects on which authorities are likely to incur expenditure in any of the years 2009-11, 2010-11 and 2011-12 and where timber is likely to form a significant part of the works. The table is based on forward planning project information, so should be regarded as indicative rather than definitive.

Project Title Lead a uthority Estimated c onstruction s tart
East Clough Environment Agency 2010-11
Brightlingsea Tidal Defences Phase 2 Environment Agency 2011-12
Broadland Environment Agency Ongoing
Broomhill Sands Coastal Defence Scheme Environment Agency 2011-12
Denge Environment Agency 2009-10
Denver Little Eyes Sluice Environment Agency 2008-09
Donna Nook Environment Agency 2010-11
Dymchurch Environment Agency 2011-12
Folkestone To Cliff End Schemes Package Environment Agency 2011-12
Great Yarmouth Environment Agency 2010-11
Happisburgh/Winterton 3B Works Environment Agency 2011-12
High Knocke to Dymchurch Sea Defence Environment Agency 2009-10
Hunstanton/Heacham Beach Management Environment Agency 2007-08
Lancing Brook Outfall Reconstruction Environment Agency 2010-11
Lincshore 2005 to 2010 Environment Agency 2005-06
Lincshore 2010 to 2015 Environment Agency 2010-11
Med merry Managed Realignment Environment Agency 2011-12
Pett Shingle Renourishment Phase 2-6 Environment Agency 2011-12
Pevensey Bay Outfalls Environment Agency 2010-11
Pevensey Bay Environment Agency Ongoing
Redcar Environment Agency 2010-11
Sandwich Bay Sea Defences (Deal) (Note start may be early 2012-13) Environment Agency 2011-12
Seasalter Environment Agency 2010-11
Shaldon and Ringmore Environment Agency 2010-11
Stanah Sea Defences Environment Agency 2008-09
Steart Managed Realignment Environment Agency 2011-12
Swinefleet Environment Agency 2009-10
Teignmouth Estuary (Back Beach) Environment Agency 2011-12
Thornton - Cleveleys (Local Authority led scheme with Environment Agency Contribution) Environment Agency 2011-12
Walberswick to Dunwich Frontage Environment Agency 2010-11
Ageing Groynes - Selsey - 9-10 Chichester Council 2009-10
Worthing Worthing Council 2009-10

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