The Chief Minister called for an independent review of what needs to be done better to protect the village of Laxey from flooding in the future.  Arup was selected as the firm to undertake this review.  Arup is an independent firm of designers, engineers, consultants and technical specialists and has been involved in numerous flood risk assessments and flood resilience management programmes.

Arup made 10 recommendations following their review.  A summary of the work completed against the Arup recommendations up to May 2021 can be found below:

Arup Recommendations (1-5) - Work Completed to January 2021

Arup Recommendations (6-10) - Work Completed to January 2021

Flood Risk Management Report - Work Completed to May 2021

Arup Recommendations (1-5) - Work Completed to May 2021

Arup Recommendations (6-10) - Work Completed to May 2021

Arup Recommendations (1-5) - Work Completed to June 2021

Arup Recommendations (6-10) - Work Completed to June 2021

Arup Recommendations (1-5) - Work Completed to July 2021

Arup Recommendations (6-10) - Work Completed to July 2021

Arup Recommendations (1-5) - Work Completed to October 2021

Arup Recommendations (6-10) - Work Completed to October 2021