News and insights from Flood Re

Flood Re freezes premiums for the first time

– Scheme anticipates that pricing changes will benefit consumers – Flood Re has today announced that, for the first time, it will not pass on to insurers the annual increase in premium thresholds. The statute that established the Scheme increases premium thresholds in line with the Consumer Price Index (CPI) at the start of each […]

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Flood Re’s position on incentivising household action on flooding

“I have visited areas of the country that have flooded and have met with many homeowners who have suffered as a result. I am proud that Flood Re has enabled those living in these areas to access more affordable flood insurance. “While insurance offers vital comfort, I have also heard about the significant emotional and […]

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Make the most of Flood Re

Call to action issued to households in flood-prone parts of the country as new data shows increased availability and affordability of home insurance for affected consumers Flood Re has today released new information which shows that the availability and affordability of home insurance for people in flood-prone parts of the country continues to improve. Flood […]

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Geraldine Brown from Kent wins Flood Re’s Local Heroes award

Flood Re has today announced the winner of its Local Heroes award. Geraldine Brown, who lives in Yalding near Maidstone, was chosen by the judging panel as the entrant who most deserved the top prize of £10,000 to go towards her local community’s response to flooding or a local flood relief charity of her choice. […]

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Meet our shortlisted Local Heroes

Shortlisted Local Hero: Bob Haddon Location: Shifnal, Shropshire Summary: Bob Haddon has been shortlisted for his commitment and efforts as leader of the Shifnal Flood Partnership Group (SFPG). The group which consists of local residents and supported by the National Flood Forum have held monthly meetings since January 2014. The dedicated group work in partnership with the […]

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