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What To Do in the Case of an Emergency

The Property Department is available during working hours (8.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday) to give advice on the maintenance and upkeep of property.


During the Christmas and New Year period and at all other times outside the normal office hours emergencies should be dealt with by contacting the following approved contractors:  

PLUMBING & HEATING – Status Mechanical Services (8am-5pm 0121 713 2196/ 5pm-8am Pager No. 07699 780287) 

Emergency cover from 1pm on 24/12/13 to 8.00am on 2/01/14

Contact can be made via Emergency pager No.07699 780287

GENERAL BUILDING   –  Derek Lloyd 07810 632142 (Not Christmas Day)   
ELECTRICAL  –  Mick Bozinovic   0797 352 1965 
DRAINAGE  –   Harborough Drainage   01858 468084

TREES  –  George Walkers   0786 078 1083 / 0771 121 7704


Diocesan Surveyors - Don West 0773 498 0368 and Jonathan Warren 0116 240 2586/0780 890 6164


EIG also hold an emergency list of approved contractors 01452 528533


Wherever possible, consult with the appropriate Archdeacon in the first instance (their telephone numbers can be found in the Diocesan Directory), and contact a member of the Property Department on 0116 2615 316 at the earliest opportunity to alert them to the problem.


The following advice or information may be useful in an emergency:



In the case of a fire:

Plan a Fire Escape Route:

Gas Leaks

If you smell gas strongly:

If there is a weaker smell of gas, phone your local gas emergency number immediately: 0800 111 999. Treat it as a serious gas leak and follow above procedures. You can find more detailed gas advice on the following website:

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