Coping with wintry weather

We have gathered together some information that you may find useful to help residents cope with winter and other emergency events. 

Waste collections are sometimes disrupted due to winter weather.  To find out if there are any changes to your collections, see:

Are you allowed to clear snow from the footpath? Don't believe the myths - it's unlikely you'll be sued or held legally responsible for any injuries if you have cleared the path carefully. Find out more at:

Useful links


Severe weather warnings

Using solid fuel safely

Boiler problems

Gas leaks 

School closures

Report a pothole

Report flooding on the highway

Winter fuel payments

Reporting rough sleepers 

Keep warm and well advice

Red Cross advice on preparing an emergency kit for your home, car and when you are out and about











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