Documents on this page relate to the Community Flood Plan completed in the spring of 2014 and reviewed in March 2015.

In brief, if a flood is happening now or is believed to be imminent, call Northumberland County Council (24 hours) on 0345 600 6400.

If there is a risk to life, notify the police by dialling 999.

A list of local volunteers/flood wardens who can be contacted in the event of a flood is shown below.




Lead Flood Warden

Mike Parker

4 South Parade


NE43 7HN

01661 843887

07973 763 248

Flood Warden

Jim Roy

7 Ridley Mill Cottages


NE43 7Q2

01661 844161

07851 048 923

Click on the following links for further information.

General Advice on Flood Proctection

Key Contacts

Full Flood Plan

Flooding Poster

Prepare for flooding (Government website)