Community Safety

For emergency assistance from the
police, ambulance and fire services dial 999

Only dial 999 if:

*  offenders are nearby
*  life is at risk
*  injury is caused or threatened
*  crime or disorder is in progress
*  emergency situations

For everything else call 101 which should be used to report non-emergency crime and anti-social behaviour issues, as well as general enquiries.

Cumbria Police
Tel:  (non emergency) 101
Cumbria Police – Silloth Newsletter

Tel:  0800 555 111

Cumbria Fire and Rescue Service
Tel:  (non emergency) 01606 868990

Cumbria County Council Transport and Roads: Integrated Transport Team
Tel:  01228 226014

Highways Hotline
Tel:  0845 609 6609 (answer phone service evenings, weekends and public holidays)

Gas & Electric Emergencies
Gas  emergency contact:   0800 111 999
Electricity  emergency contact:   08457 708 090

United Utilities
Tel:  08457462200

Water LeakLine
Tel:  0800 330033

24 hour emergency service –  0845 988 1188
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