Sandbags are no longer considered an effective means of dealing with flash floods. Find out more here.
Information and advice on what to do in a flood
Find out what you need to do to protect yourself and your property from flood damage
Familiarise yourself with flood alert and warning icons
Flood water can contain sewage, chemicals and animal waste. Find out how to prepare for a clean up
After the floods in 2007 a review was carried out by the Local Flood Risk Management Strategy to learn from the experience
Get up to the minute severe weather advice from the Met Office.
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