Stockport Council Flooding Statement

The latest flooding statement from Stockport Council.

Caroline Simpson, Corporate Director for Place at Stockport Council said: "Alongside many other areas, Stockport has experienced excessive amounts of rainfall over the past few days.

“We have put in place dedicated teams in our contact centre specifically for flood issues. The hotline is 0161 217 6111. We also have colleagues who specialise in crisis such as this who have been out since the earliest hours this morning giving information and guidance to effected businesses and residents. We have been working round the clock to keep residents safe, to keep disruption at a minimum and to start to clean up the areas affected by the flood water.”