Hot Summer News

Welcome to the summer edition of our quarterly news bulletin. Five new projects have been approved by our Executive Management Group and we have included a brief introduction to what they set out to achieve. Plans are already underway for our exciting annual event to make sure we can bring you a wide range of top class speakers. … Read more

Full of the joys of Spring iCASP News – 2023

Welcome to the spring edition of our quarterly news bulletin! Two of our top stories are about how excited we are to host the first ever Annual General Meeting for the West Yorkshire Flood Innovation Programme. Due to COVID restrictions our Board and Steering Group haven’t had the chance to meet in person before. We are also really … Read more

Cool iCASP news – Winter 2023

Welcome to the winter edition of our quarterly news bulletin. In this issue we have news of our work with our partners to tackle resilience to flooding due to climate change, currently flood alerts and warnings are being issued across Yorkshire. It is good news that the Government recently announced that sustainable drainage systems will be mandatory to new developments to help … Read more

Autumn Bulletin 2022

Welcome to the autumn edition of our quarterly news bulletin as plans are underway for COP27 in Egypt later this month. If you have any suggestions for future content or comments please get in touch by emailing:  If you didn’t receive a copy you can access it online; you can also sign up here to have future versions sent straight to … Read more

Summer bulletin 2022

Welcome to the Summer edition of our quarterly newsletter. You can now sign up for our exciting Annual Confluence which will be held this Autumn when we will share our news and have lively debates about the burning issues and catchment priorities for you across the region. Enjoy reading our Bulletin, if you have any suggestions for … Read more

Spring bulletin 2022

Welcome to the Spring edition of our quarterly newsletter. We are delighted to confirm that iCASP has been extended by the Natural Environment Research Council for an additional year and will now run until at least 31 January 2024. Yorkshire was recently hit by three back-to-back storms within a week. This is a stark reminder of how … Read more

Autumn Bulletin

Welcome to the Autumn Edition of our quarterly newsletter. Read how £160k has been secured for innovative work to reduce the risk of flooding in Yorkshire, we’ve started modelling at Backstone Beck & meet our new project support officer Emma from Calderdale. If you have any suggestions for future content or comments please email us.  

Summer Bulletin 2021

Welcome to the Summer edition of our quarterly newsletter. Thank you to everyone who took part in Confluence21 events and helped to make them such a success. We have included a summary, alongside updates on many of our projects. If you have any suggestions for future content or comments please email us.  

Spring Bulletin 2021

Bulletin Spring 2021 Welcome to the Spring edition of our quarterly newsletter. The past months have been a challenging time for  many of us during lockdown but we have continued to make progress with many of our projects and would like to update you on developments.  We hope you enjoy reading our bulletin, if you have any suggestions for future content … Read more