On Friday evening, the residents of Cockermouth watched in horror as the floodwaters returned. As the BBC covered this story, the Aquobex team has expressed they are sure that if this level of expectation and explanation had been given with each scheme as it was developed, the level of complaints would be down and more people may have considered secondary flood protection solutions.
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