Venice plans glass wall to protect St Mark’s basilica from flooding

Venice plans glass wall to protect St Mark’s basilica from flooding

Officials have warned that St Mark's basilica may not be able to withstand a repeat of the damage caused during record flooding in November.

Venice mayor vows flood barrier ‘will be ready to use in six months’

Venice mayor vows flood barrier ‘will be ready to use in six months’

Venetians protest cruise ships and corruption after historic flooding

Venetians protest cruise ships and corruption after historic flooding

‘The water has stopped rising’: Venice counts costs after devastating week of floods

‘The water has stopped rising’: Venice counts costs after devastating week of floods

Venetians raise funds to rebuild much-loved news kiosk swept away by floods

Venetians raise funds to rebuild much-loved news kiosk swept away by floods

Venice faces more floods as state of emergency declared

Venice faces more floods as state of emergency declared

Venice’s legendary ‘waterproof’ bookshop overwhelmed by floods

Venice’s legendary ‘waterproof’ bookshop overwhelmed by floods

Venice flooding: City braces for more high water as alarms sound

Venice flooding: City braces for more high water as alarms sound

Venice flooding: St Mark’s priceless mosaics drowned in sewage

Venice flooding: St Mark’s priceless mosaics drowned in sewage

What happened to Venice’s planned flood barriers?
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What happened to Venice’s planned flood barriers?

‘Venice is on its knees’: Venetians angry after record flooding devastates city

‘Venice is on its knees’: Venetians angry after record flooding devastates city

In Pictures: Venice left submerged as exceptional tide sweeps through canal city

In Pictures: Venice left submerged as exceptional tide sweeps through canal city

IN PHOTOS: Remembering the great flood of Florence

IN PHOTOS: Remembering the great flood of Florence

Evacuations and school closures as storms continue to lash Italy

Evacuations and school closures as storms continue to lash Italy

Floods kill at least six as storms thrash Italy

Floods kill at least six as storms thrash Italy

The untold story of thousands of Italian children sent away from their parents in the 1950s

The untold story of thousands of Italian children sent away from their parents in the 1950s

One dead as rain wreaks havoc in southern Italy

One dead as rain wreaks havoc in southern Italy

Italian PM leads tributes to the ‘angels of the mud’

Italian PM leads tributes to the ‘angels of the mud’

50 years on, Florence remembers its ‘Angels of the Mud’

50 years on, Florence remembers its ‘Angels of the Mud’

Heavy rains force Italy rugby game switch

Heavy rains force Italy rugby game switch

VIDEO: Two pensioners missing in Italy storms

VIDEO: Two pensioners missing in Italy storms

Woman dies as wave of mud hits car

Woman dies as wave of mud hits car

Four dead as storms, floods and tornadoes wreak havoc across northern and central Italy

Four dead as storms, floods and tornadoes wreak havoc across northern and central Italy

Deadly disasters should earn Italy a free pass on budget rules, Rome tells EU

Deadly disasters should earn Italy a free pass on budget rules, Rome tells EU