Coastal Development on the Fylde Coast, Preston

18 May, 2016 | 18:30 - 20:30

Beach construction work on the Blackpool coast.
Beach construction work on the Blackpool coast.

About this event

Mike Pomfret, Coastal Manager for Blackpool Council, will give a talk about the civil engineering coastal developments on the Fylde Peninsula. He will take us back to the very first developments, and then to the up to date current coastal developments; explaining the need for such civil engineering schemes/investment.

As well as an overview of key schemes themselves, Mike will also look at the wider benefits strategic coastal engineering schemes can bring in embracing the principles of sustainability.

Speaker: Mike Pomfret,
Fylde Peninsula Coastal Programme Project Manager, Wyre Council

Refreshments will be served from 1800 for a meeting start of 18:30.

Organised by Lancashire Branch.

Event materials

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