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For emergency assistance from police ambulance and fire services dial 999

Only dial 999 if:

  • Offenders are nearby
  • Life is at risk
  • Injury is caused or threatened
  • Crime or disorder is in progress
  • Emergency situations

For everything else call 101 which should be used to report non-emergency crime and anti-social behaviour issues, as well as general enquiries.

Cumbria Police
Tel: (non emergency) 101
Email: AllerdaleRuralNPT@cumbria.police.uk
Web: www.cumbria.police.uk

Crimestoppers
Tel: 0800 555 111

Cumbria Fire & Rescue Service
Tel: (non emergency) 01606 868990
Web: www.cumbriafire.gov.uk

Cumbria County Council Transport and Roads: Integrated Transport Team
Tel: 01228 226014
Email: integrated.transport@cumbria.gov.uk

Highways Hotline
Tel: 0845 609 6609 (answer phone service evenings, weekedns and public holidays
Email: contact@cumbriahighways.co.uk

Gas & Electric Emergencies
Gas emergency contact: 0800 111 999
Web: www.nationalgrid.com/uk/gas/

Electricity emergency contact: 0845 708 090

United Utilities
Tel: 0845 7462200

Water Leakline
Tel: 0800 330033

Floodline
24 hour emergency service – 0845 988 118

For flood warnings and other useful information and advice on what t do before, during and after a flood, visit http://www.environment-agency.gov.uk/homeandleisure/floods/default.aspx