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Severe weather

All services are currently running as normal. (Monday 19 March 2018).

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​​​​​​​Hosepipe bans and drought orders

The water companies serving Merton may impose hosepipe bans and restrictions on water use when there is a drought. For details visit their websites:


Industrial action

If industrial action, such as a strike, affects our services we’ll publish the details on this page.


London-wide emergencies

The Greater London Authority has a London-wide strategy for preparing for and responding to emergencies in the capital. Find out more on the London Prepared website.