Tag: flooding

News
Funding call for final flood fix

Torrential rain combined with high tides to overwhelm pumps meant to keep floodwaters down, leaving Oban’s Lochavuillen car park and roads leading to surrounding businesses, including two major supermarkets, underwater and a no-go zone.

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Extreme flood devastates Dalmally

A crofter cheated drowning twice as he tried to save his cattle, clinging onto trees for his own life as fast and furious floodwater washed him away.

Oban
Give your views on Oban flood defences

A drop-in event is being held at the Rockfield Centre, Oban, on Thursday November 28 as part of Argyll and Bute Council’s Local Flood Risk Management Plan.