This winter stay flood aware
Flood Prevention and Flood Advice
Advice on how to protect yourself and your property from flooding.
Sign up for Flood Alerts
You can register online with the EA's Floodline Warnings Direct service if your home or business is at risk of flooding.
NHS Winter health advice with simple things you can do to help yourself stay well this winter.
Make sure you get your flu vacination this winter
Some people are more susceptible to the effects of flu. For them, it can increase the risk of developing more serious illnesses such as bronchitis and pneumonia, or can make existing conditions worse.
Get your flu jab. Top up anti-freeze screen wash. Check your tyre. Think about a winter kit for your car. Consider alternative commuting plans for severe weather. Check your heating - your home should be heated to at least 18 °C. Consider how you would access vital information if a storm takes out power and phonelines. Check your pipes are insulated. Know where your stoptap is.Think about what may be impacted by strong winds - guttering, pipes, roof tiles/slates, garden items. Check whether you are at risk of flooding. Freeze a loaf of bread and pint of milk for times of bad weather
Devon County Council Highways and Emergency Planning alerts - updates about highways, emergencies and community resilience
for live traffic information from Highways England, England's motorways and major A roads.