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Emergency Flooding Advice

Emergency flooding advice

The Environment Agency will issue any flood warnings across the district. Drivers are being asked to take care on the roads and to adjust their driving according to the conditions.

View latest flood warnings and alerts

Road closures

Keep up to date with the latest on the roads by following Worcestershire Highways Twitter account @WorcsTravel


We do not have a statutory duty to provide sandbags. However, in the event of heavy rainfall with a possibility of imminent flooding we will provide the following assistance to householders:

Householders may collect up to 6 full sandbags from:

 Please note that there is limited stock available, therefore only take what you need.

Pensioners and Disabled Householders

Filled sandbags may be delivered to pensioners and disabled householders where there is an imminent risk of flooding. Please call Client Services on 01386 565018 (9am to 5pm) if you require assistance. Out of hours please call 01527 912966. Subject to availability of resources.

Be prepared

If you are not currently at risk of imminent flooding but wish to prepare for a possible future event, sandbags can be purchased from a local builders merchant. 

Advice and warnings

For more information contact:

Client Services
Wychavon District Council
Telephone: 01386 565018 - 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday
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Local information on extreme weather and flooding 

For more information contact:

Engineering Services,
Wychavon District Council,
Civic Centre,
Queen Elizabeth Drive,
WR10 1PT

Telephone: 01386 565360 - between 9am-5pm, Monday-Friday
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