Contact Details in an Emergency

This page contains phone numbers of key support agencies and other information which may be of assistance in the event of a major emergency within the Parish

The severe flooding of the River Eau during summer 2007, which had such a devastating effect on so many of our parishioners, reminds us all of how important it is to have sources of advice and support during an emergency.   To this end, please find below contact telephone numbers for key agencies whose support may be required in such an event.  It may be sensible to print out this page and keep it close to your telephone. 

AGENCY

TELEPHONE NO.

Lincolnshire County Council

Emergency Planning Unit (Working hours)

01522 582220

Emergency Planning Unit (Outside normal hours)

01522 582238

Main Offices (Working hours)

01522 552222

West Lindsey District Council

Working hours

01427 676676

Outside normal hours

01427 613960

Lincolnshire Police

Routine number for advice (N.B. If in imminent danger, dial 999)

01522 532222

Lincolnshire Fire & Rescue

Routine number for advice (N.B. If in imminent danger, dial 999)

01522 582222

Environment Agency

Floodline

0845 988 1188

Incident Hotline

0800 807060

Electricity

Central Networks

0800 056 8090

Gas

National Grid

0800 111 999

Anglian Water

24 hour Helpline

08457 145 145

Severn Trent Water

24 hour Helpline

0800 783 4444

In addition, in a major emergency, the authorities will broadcast safety information on television, local radio stations and key websites.   Please find details of these below :

RADIO STATION

FREQUENCY

BBC Radio Lincolnshire

94.9 FM and 1368 AM

Lincs FM

102.2 FM

AGENCY

WEBSITE ADDRESS

Lincolnshire Police

http://www.lincs.police.uk

Lincolnshire Fire & Rescue

http://microsites.lincolnshire.gov.uk/LFR

Environment Agency

http://www.environment-agency.gov.uk

DEFRA

http://www.defra.gov.uk

BBC News On-Line

http://news.bbc.co.uk