Importance of improving flood defences

The government has failed to grasp the importance of improving the UK's flood defences, according to the director-general of the Association of British Insurers. Stephen Haddrill said: "Government spending for the next three years is less than we were asking for, even before the floods. It does not begin to address the major issues, including drainage, which were highlighted this summer."

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