Why does York flood?

Floods on riverside path
I noticed some time ago that a common search query bringing people to my website is ‘Why does York flood?’

There’s very little useful/user-friendly information available online to someone asking that question. After trawling … More …

Foss-side reflections

28 March 2012

Piccadilly buildings, backing on to the River Foss

This area is seen as an eyesore and an embarrassment, but I’ve always rather liked it, and often take a wander Foss-side. The Ouse, our main river, is the focus of tourist-related leisure. … More …