Walham was threatened by the floods
Listen to our special radio documentary on the huge behind-the-scenes effort that helped save Gloucestershire's main power supply during the floods last Summer...
In Summer 2007 Gloucestershire's main electricity sub-station, at Walham near Gloucester, was flooded.
One night in July, as water lapped around the transformers and switchgear, a hundred and fifty people battled to save Walham from catastrophe and to save the county from total blackout.
This is their story.
Click on the link above to listen to our special half-hour-long radio documentary produced and presented by BBC Radio Gloucestershire's Andy Vivian.
last updated: 08/10/2008 at 09:38
Have Your Say
What would we have done had Walham not been saved from flooding? What message have you got for those who worked through the night to save it?
a man in a van who likes to eat ham.
Winifred Baker, Reckless Orchard