Flooding update

11 February 2014

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Local communities are being advised to remain aware of the potential for further flooding as the continuing rain has caused river levels to rise again.

  • Residents can stay up-to-date with the latest flood warnings by visiting the Environment Agency website. To contact the Environment Agency's Floodline, please call 08459 881188.

  • In the event of flooding, please call our 24 hour customer helpline on 01483 755855.

  • Stay up-to-date with the latest weather reports, listen out for local radio or television reports or visit the Met Office website.

  • Be prepared. Check our helpful checklist.

  • Public Health England has published a list of frequently asked questions about flooding and how to stay healthy which can be viewed on their website.

For information on how to protect your property and what to do in the event of flooding, please visit the Council's flood webpages.