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Climate change – the main culprit for flooding in the UK

December 2015 marked the wettest month ever recorded in the UK, with three major storms, Desmond, Eva and Frank, hitting the north in close succession. In the Lake District, record breaking rainfall occurred, with 340mm in just 24 hours (smashing the previously held record of 316.4mm, set in 2009). The evidence is mounting for global […]