If you are in an area affected by flooding in Purley we recommend that you bookmark this page for easy future reference.
Flooding in Purley on Thames
This page provides information available to the Parish Council regarding flooding in Purley on Thames. We aim to update it as quickly as possible if there is a flood situation, but the latest position is always available by clicking on the Environment Agency links given below.
Firstly make sure you are signed up for free flood warnings:
To do this please follow this link: https://www.gov.uk/sign-up-for-flood-warnings?_ga=2.134436921.959965787.1577364932-1078050066.148668718
In the event of a Flood Warning, the notice boards outside the shop on Colyton Way, outside the Purley Park Social Club and at the end of Mapledurham Drive will display a Flood Warning notice:
You can check river levels upstream and downstream at Mapledurham Lock
You can check flood status and predictions for Purley:
(This only has information during a flood.)
A local resident has published river level information on his own website. Residents of Purley may find this helpful so we have provided this link. The Parish Council accepts no liability for the information or accuracy of the site.
WBC flooding information booklet (large document, takes time to download)
List of potential suppliers of flood prevention equipment Please note that the Parish Council makes no recommendation as to the adequacy or suitability of equipment offered.