Winter preparedness events in your area this winter

Find out more about what you can do to prepare for winter, and how your local resilience teams can help.


Wednesday 29 October
Tendring District Council Emergency Planning Team in partnership with Harwich Town Council - Get Ready for Winter event, Park Pavilion, Barrack Lane, Harwich CO12 3NS

The Park Pavilion will be open from 10am until 4pm and representatives from organisations such as: Environment Agency, Met Office, Trading Standards, Essex County Fire and Rescue, Affinity Water Anglian Water who will be on hand to provide expert advice on how to look after yourself and others during the winter.

Thursday 30 October
Bolton Council - Get Ready for Winter event, Victoria Square, Bolton town centre

Come and meet representatives from the emergency services, Environment Agency, Highways Agency, United Utilities, Royal Bolton Hospital FT, along with voluntary agencies such as British Red Cross, Age UK,  Bolton Mountain Rescue Team, North West 4 x 4 Response and the Salvation Army.

Bolton council departments including waste and recycling, gritting service, neighbourhood services and community safety  - who are working with Greater Manchester Police - will be giving advice about staying safe particularly during dark nights. There will be tips on keeping warm and well over the winter period and some great ideas for saving energy.

Further information and advice from Bolton Council.

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