Be Prepared

It always pays to be prepared. Follow this advice to help you cope with an emergency. Pack an emergency kit containing:

  • a torch

  • a wind up or battery powered radio

  • a supply of ready to eat food

  • a supply of bottled water

  • have medication and prescriptions in small bag - take it with you!

  • a list of useful mobile numbers

  • your mobile phone and charger

  • spare batteries

  • know how to switch off your gas, electricity and water supply

For More Information

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service                               Tel: 01606 868700

Cheshire Constabulary (opens in new window)              Tel: 01244 350000

Environment Agency Floodline (opens in new window)    Tel: 0845 9881188  

Gov.uk (opens in new window)

Preparing for emergencies leaflet - What you need to know (new window PDF - 1.3 MB)


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