A talk by Melvin Wood, a civil engineer who works in the Environment Agency and is in charge of providing and maintaining the flood defences across Bristol.

In this talk he will explain some of the historical aspects of how Bristol has developed around its rivers and how flood risk will be a challenge for the future.

Thursday January 10th, 7.30pm at the Friends Meeting House, Hampton Road, BS6 6JE.  Members £2, ( voluntary) non-members £5.