Emergency contact details

Council emergencies

You can call us for help with:

  • Social services - emergency help, homelessness, children or older people in need of protection or care, faulty lifts and hoists
  • Emergency work on highways - spills, subsidence, accidental damage, flooding, sewerage problems, gritting problems
  • Public emergency - dangerous buildings or damage to public buildings
  • Armed forces - emergency help

Phone lines open Monday 11am-11.30am; Monday-Friday 5.30pm-8.30am; and anytime weekends and bank holidays.

Call council out of hours on 0300 303 8875

Connect with us through social media

We generally monitor our social media accounts between Monday-Friday 9am-5pm, except on bank holidays.