floodFlooding

Flooding can be devastating for individuals and communities. Long Itchington has been prone to flooding in the past and certain effective measures have been taken to ameliorate the risks.

If you live in an area at risk you can take some preventative steps. See:

knowyourfloodrisk.co.uk

The village has access to a pump and sandbags. If required, please ring either Liz Bonney on 815216 or Mark on 812208.

You can buy disposable sand bags from DIY stores such as B&Q.

To monitor the weather and for lots of useful information see:

stratford.gov.uk/community/flood-information.cfm

In the event of a major flooding in the parish the Parish Council has emergency measures in place. If you are worried for your own safety, the safety of others or the risk to your property ring 0845 988 1188

If you want to monitor river levels follow this link:

environment-agency.gov.uk/river-and-sea-levels