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Flood Management

Following the floods over the winter of 2013/14 the Council have decided to manage the issues raised as a result. Having engaged the support of the Environment Agency the Parish Council have appointed Flood Wardens to establish a communication chain and flood plan appropriate to Breamore.


Emergency Flood Alert Contacts:

For Flood Emergencies, contact

INCIDENT HOTLINE:    0800 80 70 60

For information on what you can do to prepare fore flooding, such as Flood Warning Service, practical advice on what to do before, during and after flooding contact

FLOODLINE:                    0345 988 1188




In order to provide visibility of the River Avon water levels we have provided a view of the flood monitors at Harnham Bridge Salisbury and East Mills Flume at Fordingbridge.

Wise up to Watercourses:

Are you a Riparian Landowner? This poster explains the boundaries.

adobe icon Ditch maintenance poster rev A [356kb]

The following article gives a briefing from the Environment Agency on the roles and responsibilities for watercourses.

If you have a watercourse passing over or next to your land you should be aware of your responsibilities.

adobe icon Wise Up to Watercourses [12Mb]

We also have available a document giving more detail on your rights and responsibilities called "Living on the edge".

If you would like a copy please email and we shall send one to you.


Power Outages:

In the event of a power outage please contact-        Southern England ; SSE Power Distribution ; 0800 072 7282 ;  ; @southernelecPD