I co-ordinated the comms response to flooding while trapped in a shopping centre

One afternoon in early November public-sector comms chief Carrie Goodwin became trapped by the flooding at Meadowhall in Sheffield, forcing her to co-ordinate the comms response from within the shopping centre as the situation quickly escalated. This is her account of the first few hours.

by Carrie Goodwin
Carrie Goodwin was forced to co-ordinate the initial comms response to the flooding while trapped inside Meadowhall
Carrie Goodwin was forced to co-ordinate the initial comms response to the flooding while trapped inside Meadowhall

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