Community Flood Plan

Y Felinheli Community Council and Natural Resources Wales Community Flood Plan

What is a Community Flood Plan?

  • Information to help the community to prepare for floods.
  • Help to reduce the risk to people and damage to property by raising awareness of residents.
  • It contains all the relevant phone numbers to report matters
  • Help to share local information during flood events to help the Emergency Services
  • Help to transfer local knowledge, concerns and issues to relevant authorities before and after floods

Who will develop the Y Felinheli Community Flood Plan?

  • Members of the Community Council will lead the work with assistance from Flood Wardens and Natural Resources Wales

What is the role of a Volunteer Flood Warden?

From day to day the role of a Volunteer Flood Warden can include;

  • Communicate and raise awareness of flood risk within the community
  • Encourage residents to register to receive Flood Warning messages
  • Take an active role in any multi-agency flood excercises (if applicable)

During flood events the role of the Volunteer Flood Warden can include:

  • Report on flood dangers
  • Respond to Flood Warning messages
  • Keep a log of events

This is not an exhasutive list, and it can be tailored to the needs of the community

Who can be a Flood Warden

  • Volunteer Flood Wardens can be individuals who are in danger of floods, but also individuals who are not affected directly.

  • Volunteeer Flood Wardens can receive advice and help from Natural Resources Wales, as well as any other relevant body, such as the Welsh Council For Voluntary Action , Mantell Gwynedd, British Red Cross, National Flood Forum etc.

Information based on a presentation given by Natural Resources Wales


Y Felinheli Community Council Community Flood Plan


    1. Beach Road
    2. New Marina
    3. Old Marina
    4. Afon Heulun
    5. Snowdon Street, Menai Street, Augusta Place
    6. Pen Y Bryn and Bangor Street to the Memorial Clock
    7. Memorial Clock to Halfway including Allt Penrallt
    8. Halfway to Nant Y Garth
    9. Seilo
    10. Bryn Ffynnon / up to Church
    11. Bush Road to Brynffynnon
    12. Tan Y Maes, Ger Y Nant, Tafarngrisiau
    13. Cerrig Yr Afon Home to Cwrt Menai
    14. Dinas Hill
    15. Y Wern Estate to Seaview Terrace


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