Refuse & Recycling collections operating as normal on Bank Holiday Monday and Tuesday (27th and 28th May). Council Offices are CLOSED Monday and Tuesday. Leisure Centres CLOSED Monday only.
Stranded People or Animals
Ring 999 for emergencies or 101 for non emergency police enquiries
Floodline 0845 988 1188
Contacting us in an a emergency
We experience extremely high numbers of people calling our contact centre during bad weather. Please be prepared to wait in a queue if you really need to speak to us over the phone 01817 715341 Mon-Fri 08:30 - 17:15. **Out of office hours emergencies call 01827 718086**
You can get sand bags from your Parish or town Council, or if they have run out, local builders merchants (links to google search).
You can also buy your own sandbags or fill pillow cases or plastic bags with earth. Be aware that following a flood they may be contaminated with sewage in the water.
Flooded Council Housing call 01827 715341 Mon-Fri 08:30 - 17:15, Out of office hours emergencies call 01827 718086.
Flood damage to Council Housing or property
- Emergencies ring 01827 718086
- Non urgent Report housing repairs using our Online form
Service Information during Severe Weather
The information below is to inform you of any problems with our services during our working days/hours and will be updated during flooding, snow etc... For our opening times please visit our contact us page.
|Department||Working/Not Working/Limited Service|
|Council Offices, One Stop Shop and Contact Centre||Working|
|Rubbish and Recycling||Working|
|Atherstone Leisure Centre||Working|
|Arley Sports Centre||Working|
|Coleshill Leisure Centre||Working|
|Polesworth Sports Centre||Working|
|Council Owned Car Parks||Working|
|Mechanical carriageway sweepers||Working|
|Revenues and Benefits||Working|
|Social Care||The latest information on how the weather has affected social care can be found on Warwickshire County Council Weather Updates page|
Current flooded roads:
- None at present
Report flooded roads , potholes - goes to Warwickshire County Council
- Report fallen trees and debris on roads
- Report dangerous trees on parks, open spaces or Council Owned Flats or Sheltered Accommodation
Protecting your home from Damage
- Information on how to protect your homes from flooding - visit Warwickshire County Council's Flooding pages
- Warwickshire Residents Flooding Advice Information Leaflet - Download flooding leaflet
Health and Safety Information
- Health advice leaflet - cleaning up after a flood
Flood Info Centres at your local library
Visit you local library for Flood Information and Advice - find you local library (links to warwickshire.gov.uk)
Advice for businesses affected by flooding
Business Flooding Information from Business Link West Midlands.
- School and college closures
- Free text alerts service - Sign up for your free school closures text alerts from Warwickshire County Council
- RSS feed
- School transport
Updates on any changes to courses, because of winter weather, will appear here.