Severe weather (weather watch)

Any Weather Watch updates will be posted here and on the council's Twitter and Facebook pages.

Weather information

Up-to-date weather information and forecasts are available from the Met Office site.


View our latest news for information on roads affected by adverse weather. 

For gritting information, including grit bin locations, visit our winter gritting and snow clearing pages.

Schools and school transport

Real time updates of any school closures and disruption to school transport are published on this website and posted on our Facebook and Twitter pages.

Bus information

Any disruption to public transport in the event of severe weather will be posted here.

Bin Collections

Any disruption to bin collections in the event of severe weather will be posted on our Missed Bins page.

Similarly, any weather-related enforced closures of our recycling centres will also be posted. 

Good neighbours

If you have an older or less mobile relative, friend or neighbour please keep in contact with them in periods of severe weather to ensure they are all right. 

Health advice

Advice is available from the NHS 24 website.

Emergency and partner agencies


For information on how can protect your property visit our flooding advice page.