Emergency contacts

Immediate crisis – ring 999 for fire brigade, including help with flooding; ambulance; police

Lancashire Emergency Help and Information: 0300 123 6780

Environment Agency Floodline - 0345 988 1188 - To report a flood or if your property is at risk of flooding from a reservoir, river or stream.

United Utilities - 0345 6723 723 - If flooding is from sewers or burst water mains.

 To report a power cut or get updates when your electricity has been cut off, dial 105.

For action on blocked drains and gutters: Lancashire Flood Risk Team/Highways – 0300 123 6780

Flooding – Floodsax are available from the Victoria Institute. 

Emergency centre for the village – Victoria Institute. 

Our Community Emergency Coordinators can open the Institute in an emergency and give you access to Floodsax.  They also have details of some local people with useful equipment they are prepared to use to help local people  in an emergency.

Up-to-date information  Try Facebook –   Linking Caton and Broohouse https://www.facebook.com/catonbrookhouse/ or Lune Valley Flood Forum https://www.facebook.com/groups/353664635058509/

Community Emergency Coordinators – Caton and Quernmore North – people marked * hold a key for the Victoria Institute

Peter Collins *, 8 Pinewood Avenue, Brookhouse, LA2 9NU.Home: 770191.Work: 771733. Mobile: 07964 537277

Jenny Walmsley *, Moorlands,  Moorside Road, Brookhouse, LA2 9PN. Home: 771299. Mobile: 07961 292 186

Janet Taylor, 7 Denny Bank, Denny Beck, LA2 9LS. Home: 770527

Rob Paine *, 2 Forge Mill Caton,  LA2 9NB. Home: 771260. Mobile: 07932 735843

Ray Elvis *, 41 Hall Drive, Caton, LA2 9QF. Home: 770969. Mobile: 07947536569

Ron Gibbons *, Beech Villa,  Holme Lane,Brookhouse, LA2 9JU. Home: 770002. Mobile: 07732543575




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