Pang Valley Flood Forum

Working collaboratively to reduce flood risk throughout the communities in the Pang Valley

Welcome to the Pang Valley Flood Forum

We bring together the communities in the Pang Valley to work with the Environment Agency, West Berkshire Council and Thames Water to reduce flood risk through the Pang Valley.

Flood Guidance Statement
Issued 10:30, Sat 26 Nov 2022 (GMT)

The Flood Forecasting Centre has issued a Flood Guidance Statement for an area that includes West Berkshire.

Click here for more information.

Key new documents or features

PVFF Natural Flood Management Project Final report describing in detail our NFM project, with appendices and further analysis by Sundew Ecology and researchers at Reading University. NOTE this is a 25Mb ZIP file.
Our Map has some new layers:
  • EA: Recorded Flood Outlines
  • BGS: Hydrogeology

What's on the website

About Us  The aims and objectives of the flood forum.
Dashboard  Monitor river, rain and groundwater data.
If you wish to download ALL our data, click here for more info.
Map  See the flood risk points, planned slow and fast areas and EA flood risk information combined on a map.
Action Plan  Track the actions that we manage with the EA, WBC and Thames Water.
Projects  See our completed and in progress projects and a summary of the forum's key achievements.
Videos  See our videos on our YouTube channel.
Documents  Our searchable library of documents and photographs.

Emergencies and Concerns

Report a blocked river, flooding emergency, trapped fish Environment Agency emergencies
Note that sometimes it's not a bad thing if the river is a bit blocked.
Check the Map to see where we like the river to run slow
Highways drainage and non-river, non-sewer flooding Report local flooding to West Berkshire Council
Use 'Location Search' to find where the flooding is. Click the map, select "Report issue with Flooding" is there is a local flood. If there's a problem with a road drain grill, select it on the map and select "Report a problem with this..."
Sewer or Thames Water flooding problem Report a problem to Thames Water

Contact us to get involved

If you would like to get involved, please email us. We can introduce you to your local flood warden or you might want to come to a meeting to share your great ideas.

To join as a member of the PVFF and to be invited to our meetings or to alter your membership details, please use our online membership form.

Join Us:  Online membership form
Email:  pangvalleyfloodforum@gmail.com
Twitter:  https://twitter.com/PangValleyFlood
PVFF Chair:  Kay Lacey
PVFF Vice Chair:  Piers Allison
Tech Subgroup Chair:  Brian Connorton

Download our data

If you wish to download ALL our data, click here for more info.

Future PVFF Meetings

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