Report Flooding from Surface Water and Ground Water
Periods of heavy or prolonged
rainfall will often overwhelm the drainage system, which is not
designed to deal with excessive wet weather. This may lead to
water collecting around drains and gullies or dips in the
land. This will likely drain away once the drainage system
However if flooding has occurred or
you believe your property is at threat due to excessive water after
heavy rain or from water that appears to be coming up
from the ground, please contact Bedford Borough Council’s
Environment Agency 'What is Surface Water Flooding?'
Find out more:
Environment Agency 'What is Ground Water Flooding?'
Tel: 01234 267 422
Report it Online:
Flood Incident & Drainage Issue Report Form
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