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Prepare for winter

Winter is often a difficult season in the UK with severe weather, storms, flooding and occasionally snow.  Our emergency planning pages contain a range of information and links to other agencies and information.

If possible it is good practice to prepare for winter, which could be basic precautions such as having de-icer in your car or turning the heating up a bit at home.

The Met Office provides a range of good advice on being prepared for winter weather, health and wellbeing advice:

Information about road gritting is available on our clearing snow and ice page.

The Environmental Agency provides information about flood warnings, and we provide more detailed information about planning for flooding.

You can also sign up to receive flood warnings and weather alerts:

The Cambridge and Peterborough Local Resilience Forum (CPLRF) has a community risk register outlining risks in Cambridgeshire.