Sutton braced for stormy weather - who to call if you have problems

Sutton Guardian: The Met Office has issued an amber severe weather warning for London. The Met Office has issued an amber severe weather warning for London.

The council has a team of people ready to deal with emergencies arising from today's stormy weather.

Anyone who has problems with fallen trees, flooding, road obstructions and blocked waterways can call Sutton Council on 0208 770 5070 or go the council's website and click on 'report it'.

The council has a team of workers including tree surgeons ready to deal with emergencies as they happen.

Problems with drains, such as flooding from a public sewer or a change in water levels in your toilet can be reported to Thames Water on 0845 9200 800.

The Environment Agency can offer advice on the weather conditions if you call 0845 988 1188, Sutton and East Surrey Water is available on 01737 772000, if you experience a power cut, you can call UK Power Networks on 0800 028 0247.

To find out the latest on public transport you can call the Transport for London information line on 020 7222 1234. Anyone with a medical problem that is not an emergency can call NHS Direct on 0845 4647 or NHS Sutton & Merton Patient Advice and Liaison Service on 0800 075 3182.

Among fallen trees already reported to have caused problems in the borough is one outside the Nuffield gym in Cheam. It has sent a message to members saying it has had to close temporarily because of the fallen tree across the entrance to its car park.

How has the storm affected you? Send pictures and stories to or call 0208 722 6359




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