Crews prepared for severe weather

Council crews have been sweeping roads, clearing gullies and checking known flooding hotspots in preparation for the heavy rain and strong winds expected to hit Plymouth tonight, tomorrow and on Saturday.

Yellow rain and wind warnings are in place and teams will be on standby around the clock to respond to any issues that arise.

Follow @plymouthcc and @plymhighways on Twitter for the latest updates.

Major issues such as severe flooding and fallen trees should be reported as soon as possible on 01752 668000. Less urgent problems like blocked gullies can be reported via our website.