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Flooding update from South Oxfordshire District Council – 3.15pm Monday 10 February



– As a result of recent rainfall water levels on Oxfordshire rivers have risen again. There are a number of road closures and Environment Agency flood alerts and warnings in place across the county

– properties near to land which is already saturated maybe at risk of flash flooding

– sandbags were delivered to the following locations on the afternoon of Monday 10 February:

1.      Crowmarsh Gifford – the car park at the district council offices, Benson Lane

2.      Henley – Kings Road car park

3.      Lower Shiplake – train station

4.      Sonning Eye – Playhatch Road

– acqua-sacs have also been delivered to properties at very high risk in Sonning. 

Important telephone numbers:

v     if you're in a life threatening situation then please dial the emergency services on 999

v     if it is a non urgent call then please call the emergency service on 101

v     to report flooding from a sewer please call Thames Water on 0845 9200 800 or visit Thames Water's Sewer Flooding page – please note, the phone number provided has now been corrected

v     If you are concerned about a vulnerable person please call the county council's emergency duty team on 0800 833 408.

For further information and advice please visit www.southoxon.gov.uk/flooding or follow @southoxon on Twitter.