Cold weather advice

Published: 11 January 2024

The following links offer sources of information and advice on how to stay safe and warm during the cold weather.

Met Office forecasts 

Met Office tips for staying safe in ice

West Berkshire Council's stay well in winter web page

West Berkshire Draughtbusters is a volunteer-run charity which helps people in or near fuel poverty improve the warmth of their homes 

The government's help for households page shows what help is available and suggests energy-saving improvements for the home 

The government has also created an interactive map which shares free and affordable events  

AgeUK offers cold weather advice and tips on its web site 

There is a government leaflet on keeping warm and well