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Emergency advice

In an emergency

Don't take risks, dial 999

Go in, stay in, tune in

In major emergency situations warnings to the public may be issued. Such messages would normally be broadcast on local radio stations:

BBC Radio Nottingham
103.8 and 95.5 FM

Capital FM
96.2-96.5 FM

Lincs FM (Newark area only)
102.2 FM

Trax FM (Bassetlaw area only)
107.9 FM

Advice and information for various emergency situations:


Flooding is one of the greatest risks to people and the environment of Nottinghamshire. Read flooding advice.

Severe weather

Updated severe weather warnings are available from the Met Office by visiting their website:


If there is a Heat Health Watch in place further information can be found by visiting the Met Office website:

Pandemic Influenza (Flu)

For information on Pandemic Flu and to see what the NHS are doing to reduce the impact on the UK population visit the Department of Health website:

Foot and Mouth (and other animal diseases)

For information on animal diseases please visit Defra's website:

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