Published on May 27, 2020 at 2:34 pm
Rossendale Council is urging residents to follow Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service advice on wildfires water safety during the hot weather.
Following government announcements that some lockdown rules have been relaxed, LFRS reminded residents of the dangers of wildfires and open swimming.
The advice can be found here.
Councillor Steve Hughes, Portfolio Holder for Communities and Customers, said:
“The basics in this next phase of lockdown has not changed – stay at home as much as possible but if you do go out make sure you practice social distancing.