£250,000 invested in flood defences to protect village
A house builder has invested £250,000 into the development of flood defences to protect a Huddersfield village from future flooding.
SB Homes, which is currently developing a 70-home site, Empire Works, close to the village centre, created the flood defence system.
Made up of underground pipes and storage chambers, the scheme is designed to divert excess groundwater into the underground system, during periods of heavy rainfall.
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