Notice to Farmers and Riparian Owners – 2018/19 Rhyne Works

AXE BRUE DRAINAGE BOARD & PARRETT DRAINAGE BOARD Notice to Farmers and Riparian Owners 2018/19 Rhyne Works The Boards and the Board’s sub-contractors will require access to the viewed rhynes to carry out routine weed cutting works (under Sections 14, 15 and 64 of the Land Drainage Act 1991). The proposed timing of works will take place in accordance with the schedule of works, which is available on the Board’s web site...

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Reconstitution of the Parrett IDB

The Order for the Parrett Internal Drainage Board reconstitution is now available to view on the Gov.uk website and the Drainage Board offices, Bradbury House, Highbridge.  Please follow this link to view the Order as published:    Parrett Order ENVIRONMENT AGENCY LAND DRAINAGE ACT 1991 RECONSTITUTION OF THE PARRETT INTERNAL DRAINAGE BOARD NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Environment Agency has submitted to the Department for Environment,...

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Reconstitution of the Axe Brue IDB

The Order for Axe Brue Internal Drainage Board reconstitution is now available to view on the Gov.uk website and the Drainage Board offices, Bradbury House, Highbridge.  Please follow this link to view the Order as published: Axe Brue Order ENVIRONMENT AGENCY LAND DRAINAGE ACT 1991 RECONSTITUTION OF THE AXE BRUE INTERNAL DRAINAGE BOARD NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Environment Agency has submitted to the Department for Environment, Food...

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Parrett IDB Annual Return 2017

Parrett IDB has completed an annual return, in accordance with proper practices summarising its activities. The annual return for year ending 31 March 2017 is available to download here. Parrett IDB hereby publishes the Notice of Conclusion of Audit, accounts for the year ended 31 March 2017, in accordance with The Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 (SI 2015 No. 234), The Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014. The Notice is available to...

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Axe Brue Annual Return 2017

Axe Brue IDB has completed an annual return, in accordance with proper practices summarising its activities. The annual return for year ending 31 March 2017 is available to download here. Axe Brue IDB hereby publishes the Notice of Conclusion of Audit, accounts for the year ended 31 March 2017, in accordance with The Accounts and Audit Regulations 2015 (SI 2015 No. 234), The Local Audit and Accountability Act 2014. The Notice is available to...

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NEW PIPE IS A LIFELINE FOR WILDLIFE AND FARMING ON SOMERSET COAST

A NEW freshwater pipe under the River Parrett has secured the future of rare birds and wildlife on internationally protected coastal land near Pawlett in Somerset. The new pipeline brings fresh water from the Quantock Hills, under the River Parrett, to an area known locally as Pawlett Hams and Pawlett Meads. [See map attached for reference only]. The Hams are famous for their agriculturally productive coastal grazing marshes and network of...

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