Check if you are at risk of flooding Click to get info
You can use the GOV.UK website to check:
You can also prepare for any emergency by following our P.L.A.N. advice.
The Environment Agency provides more detailed advice on what to do before, during and after a flood in their flood advice guides.
Simple ways to prepare for flooding Click to get info
Flooding from failure of a reservoir wall Click to get info
There are a number of large water reservoirs located within the borough which have water levels above that of the surrounding land. The likelihood of one of the reservoir walls failing is very low but the impact would be severe.
Read the guidance for people living near reservoirs.