This page is intended to provide the latest information available to the Parish Council regarding the threat of flooding in Purley on Thames.  We try to update it as quickly as we can but you can always find the latest position by clicking on the Environment Agency links given below.  If you are affected by flooding in Purley we would recommend that you bookmark this page for easy future reference.   

Latest News

Details of Current Flood Alleviation Works being carried out by Environment Agency in Purley on Thames

The notice board outside the shop on Colyton Way will now be updated DAILY with any changes to Flood Status.  The 3 status’s reported are:-

  • No Imminent Risk
  • Flood Alert
  • Flood Warning

The notice board advises what steps to take for each level of warning.

Flood Cascade System 2015

Flood Wardens Role 2015

Flood Warden Letter 2015

Flood Supplementary Contact List 2015

Purley Flood Defence Group

WBC Flooding Information Booklet (large document, takes time to download)

Local Flood Guidance Leaflet

Link to webpage for river levels at Mapledurham Lock

A local residents has published river level information on his own website.  Residents of Purley Village may find this helpful and we have provided this link.  The Parish Council as is, and accept no liability for its accuracy or relevance.

Flood Notification Letter

List of potential suppliers of flood prevention equipment.  Please note that the Parish Council make no recommendation as to the adequacy or not of the equipment  offered.  You need to satisfy yourself that the products will meet your requirements.