Prepared Pets

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Today is the big day… today CSW Resilience launch our Prepared Pets awareness campaign, as many of you may be aware April 2017 is National Pet Month and although local authorities are governed by the Civil Contingencies Act (2004) our team has chosen to extend the duties and responsibilities outlined in the Act to encompass animal companions. We acknowledge that … Read More

Residents updated on Warwickshire flood strategy at Stratford event

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The Warwickshire Flood Summit, held to inform residents of the ongoing work to fight flooding in the county, was held in Stratford-on-Avon on 1 April. Warwickshire County Council organised the event, which featured the Environment Agency (EA), Severn Trent Water and the National Flood Forum. The county’s residents were updated on all the work currently in progress both to prevent … Read More

Animals in Emergencies

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 ‘Life is as dear to a mute creature as it is to man’ – Dalai Lama When asked what an emergency is it becomes very easy to overlook what the definitions and parameters of an emergency plan are for instance, the Civil Contingencies Act, 2004 –a document which underpins the foundations of the emergency planning world- states that the emergency … Read More