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OIL TERMINAL EXPLOSION (Source BBC Website) NHS DIRECT ADVICE: Contact NHS DIRECT on 0845 4647 for further health advice if you feel you may be affected by the smoke. Advice from Health Protection Agency Following yesterday's explosion at an oil depot in Hemel Hempstead, the Health Protection Agency, through its local Health Protection Units, has been advising the emergency services on health protection measures, including that the public close to the incident should remain indoors with their doors and windows closed. This will help reduce exposure to the smoke from the fire. Further guidance and the answers to commonly asked questions on the health effects of smoke can be found here:   Friday 16th Decemeber Please visit the HPA for the latest advice  Thursday 15th December Information from the MET Office Monday 12th December: The wind is currently pushing smoke over the South East corner of Buckinghamshire. Schools are being advised to keep pupils indoors today.