Flood insurance plans offer 'considerable reassurance'

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The shadow leader of the house raised concerns about the Water Bill during the Commons business statement on 21 November 2013.

Angela Eagle described the provisions of the bill as a "missed opportunity to take action on our cost of living crisis".

However, Leader of the House Andrew Lansley defended the bill, saying that details regarding flood insurance would give people at risk of flooding "very considerable reassurance".

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