THE critical incident declared following flooding and severe weather related incidents has now been stood down.
The public can be reassured that agencies continue to work together and everything is still being done to ensure their safety and emergency services are coping with the pressure placed upon them.
The situation will be monitored throughout the day and agencies remain prepared if further issues arise.
Public Advice for people in affected areas:
• Remain indoors, unless your journey is absolutely necessary.
• Steer well clear of dangers such as waterways.
• In an emergency, dial 999 – let highly skilled emergency service and rescue staff deal with incidents safely.
• Monitor local media and social media accounts for relevant organisations for updates