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Bromsgrove | Redditch | Wyre Forest

North Worcestershire Emergency Planning

Severe weather updates and useful contacts

By ensuring you are as prepared as possible for the potential of severe weather you can help to reduce the impact of the weather on you and your family and friends.

See advice from the Met Office on getting ready for the weather in winter.

Don't forget, don't venture on to ice on paddling pools or big puddles or any other water source, the ice may not be thick enough to support you and the water below may be deeper than expected.

Rough sleepers

If you are concerned about someone sleeping rough you can contact StreetLink 

Road closures and travel

Social media

Stay informed - follow local information sources on social media.



School closures

Visit Worcestershire County Council for regular updates on school closures.

Stay tuned to local radio stations for updates and announcements.

Frequencies for radio stations in the area (fm):

Council services

Please be aware that during times of severe weather some services may be disrupted. We thank you for your understanding, we will always try and keep services going as long as it is safe to do so. Please keep an eye on our social media pages for updates.

Flooding and flood alerts

For details of current Environment Agency flood warnings, warning codes and flood barrier deployment please see read the following;

Affected by flooding?

Call Floodline on 0845 988 1188 for advice if you have been affected by flooding. Alternatively if you have been affected by flooding you can visit our affected by flooding information page.


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