Muppets of the Month: Modern Town Planning (Building on Floodplains)! – WB Feb 2020


Welcome to Watching Brief. A monthly show available via podcast and as topical segments via YouTube. As the name implies, each month my co-host Andy Brockman of the Pipeline (Where history is tomorrow’s news) and I cast an eye over news stories, topical media and entertainment and discuss and debate what we find.

Link of the Month:

Smithsonian Releases 2.8M Images to Public Domain:


900-year-old Tewkesbury Abbey rises from the muddy waters once more:

UK weather: Storm Jorge expected to bring more floods:

John Mills Twitter:

Steve Carter Twitter:

Environment Agency says we need to stop building homes on flood plains:

Development in flood plains only if no real alternative:

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