The latest Resilience First newsletter is out now. 

Members can read about:


  • What’s causing water shortages in London and what to do:
    • With a prolonged, hot and dry summer, drought and associated water restrictions remain a strong possibility.

  • The latest Terrorism Frequency report from insurer Pool Re:
    • This edition provides a respective on the challenges faced by the business community and the national economy in response to large financial losses.

  • Where the UK stands in the global table of overall readiness for disruption:
    • Cyber risk is one of 12 drivers determining the index’s overall resilience rankings.

  • The probability of ‘black sky’ events affecting critical national infrastructure:

    • This forms part of the National Risk Register, last produced in September 2017.

  • Strategies for harnessing community volunteering spirit in emergencies:

    • This follows a survey of the way civil protection is supported by organised voluntarism in response to civil emergencies.

  • Upcoming events to hear from business leaders on their approaches to resilience.


The newsletter is emailed monthly to members of Resilience First. Contact us about other benefits of joining the network.