August 2014 – Hobhole Pumping Station Refurbishment Programme is
now well under way (see here)
have been successful in applying for £700,000 of Flood Defence Grant to
refurbish the station (built in 1957), to extend the life of this
important asset for another 20 years.
Ongoing - Barn Own & Kestrel that have nested
Boxes provided by the Witham Fourth District Internal
Drainage Board as part of their ongoing protection and enhancement of the
These boxes are inspected annually by the Regional
Advisor, Hawk and Owl Trust and any birds found occupying the boxes are
given a health check and ringed.