Big Storm: Emergency numbers and information

Emergency services are braced for the bad weather.

Emergency services are braced for the bad weather.

If you do have problems on Monday morning, this is a list of numbers that could be useful:

For police help, other than a genuine emergency, call 101. In a real emergency call 999 as normal.

If you have a power cut, call UK Power Networks on 0800 783 8838 from a landline or 01243 50 8838 from a mobile phone.

Anglian Water - 24-hour emergency number - 08457 145 145, 0800 777881 (water leaks)

Ipswich Borough Council - Emergency out of hours number 01473 433444


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East of England Ambulance Service - Trust telephone number: 0845 601 3733

National rail enquiries - Tel: 08457 48 49 50

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AA - 0800 88 77 66 or 0121 275 3746

NHS Direct - For health advice and information: Call 111

Coastguard - 999 and ask for the Coastguard

Environment Agency - Floodline 0845 9881188

Report a gas leak - 0800 111999

BT Report line / telephone fault - 0800 800151

Waveney and Suffolk Coastal councils - (out of office hours) 01502 527133

Babergh Council - 01473 826622

Mid Suffolk Council - 01449 724500

St Edmundsbury Council - 01284 763252

Forest Heath Council - 01638 719000

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