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Win a Year’s Supply of Dog Poop Bags

It’s Love Your Pet Day! To celebrate we’re giving you the chance to WIN a year’s supply of biodegradable poop bags. All you have to do is visit our Facebook and leave a comment on the competition post with a picture...

February 20, 2019

Get your garden ready and win a waterbutt

With the worst of the winter weather gone and Spring on the horizon, now is the perfect time to fit a waterbutt in your garden. Install a waterbutt now and it will be be full of rainwater ready for your...

February 11, 2019

Protecting our region’s natural capital

The environmental proposals in our next 5 year business plan were given a positive reception by green groups in the latest Blueprint for Water Environmental Scorecard. In this blog, Anglian Water’s Biodiversity Manager Chris Gerrard explains the reasons behind our...

February 7, 2019

Can you save on your water bill?

We believe that the bill for your water and sewerage service is great value for money. But we also understand that household budgets can sometimes be difficult to balance, so here’s some tips to help you reduce your bill. The...

November 23, 2018

Wrap up your home ready for winter

Now is the time to think about getting your home all wrapped up for Christmas – and that means getting those pipes insulated. Protecting your pipes from freezing means you can have peace of mind this festive period and concentrate...

November 12, 2018

World Town Planning Day – Enabling Sustainable Growth

Thursday 8th November is World Town Planning Day – celebrated in 30 countries on four continents. The day is to recognise and promote the role of town planning (also known as spatial planning) in creating great places and communities. Planners...

November 7, 2018

Win a compost bin!

Composting is a great way to help keep our pipes clear and garden in a water wise way. So we’re giving away three hot compost bins to help get you started. All you have to do to be in with...

September 17, 2018

Our tips for the best water saving products and gadgets

The UK is currently baking with temperatures reaching 33C. The warm weather is perfect for topping up on vitamin D and turning our pale legs brown, but this type of weather can also impact water consumption with more showers needed...

August 7, 2018

Ensuring water supplies for the future

Supplying water to meet the needs of our region is a huge task, and we have to keep taps running whatever the weather. We have just had one of the driest Junes on record, but despite lots of debate on...

July 13, 2018

The Wisbech story – being Responsible Business of the Year

For the past 12 months we’ve been extremely proud to hold the title of Responsible Business of the Year. One of the most important community projects we have been involved in in recent years is a partnership in Wisbech in...

July 4, 2018

News

£4million first time sewerage scheme begins in Keyston and Bythorn

A brand new sewerage scheme has begun in the villages of Keyston and Bythorn with work to install the new 6.2km sewer pipe starting this week.  The scheme, which is expected to be completed in December, will also involve the...

February 21, 2019

Anglian Water to invest £15million to create a new water treatment works in Suffolk

Work will start on Monday 25 February to create a new water treatment works at Little Wratting costing £15million, these works will continue until Summer 2020. The Anglian Water scheme is designed to secure water supplies for homes and industry...

February 21, 2019

Anglian Water unveils £470 million investment plan for East of England

Investment paid for by average bills of £1.21 per day per household, with metered customers paying even less £128 million war on leakage continues – Anglian Water is best in the industry as leaks drop even further Final year of...

February 4, 2019

Anglian Water to begin £900,000 worth of investment into Norfolk water pipes this month

Anglian Water will begin two schemes across Norfolk this February, investing a total of £900,000 in the county’s water network. The company, which covers the largest geographical area of any water company in England, will begin improvements to its water...

January 29, 2019

Anglian Water begins £800,000 investment to replace sewers in Ipswich town centre

Anglian Water to start vital work to replace sewer pipes to protect the environment and reduce the risk of sewer flooding. Anglian Water’s £800,000 scheme to upgrade the sewer pipes in Commercial Road and Grafton Way in Ipswich will begin...

January 28, 2019

Anglian Water begins £1.2million water main scheme in Whittlesey

Anglian Water will start work on Monday 18 February to lay a section of new water pipe in Whittlesey. The £1.2million investment scheme will see a brand new 3.1km section of pipe laid, helping to reduce the risk of burst...

January 28, 2019

The end of ‘Dry January’ but no top-up in sight for region’s water supplies

Anglian Water teams start preparing water supplies for next summer to keep taps running despite low rainfall. It’s not just the region’s wine glasses that have been dry this January; as the East of England receives below average rainfall so...

January 24, 2019

Anglian Water tackles wet wipe woes as water industry launches new flushability standard

Anglian Water, alongside Water UK and other water companies, is launching a new flushability standard for all wet wipes in a bid to combat the blockages which currently cost the East of England £15 million a year. From today, manufacturers...

January 11, 2019

Anglian Water begins drilling as part of £5million investment into new pipeline for Alconbury

Anglian Water will begin work to install 1.7km of new water pipeline in Huntingdon next week. The scheme, costing over £5million, will see 1.7km of brand new pipeline laid down St Peters Road and Abbots Ripton Road, to connect with...

January 10, 2019

Anglian Water first to secure benchmark Competent Operator Scheme certification

Today (09 January), Anglian Water has become the first water company in the UK to secure the latest Competent Operator Scheme (COS) certificate from the water industry competency assessment body Energy & Utility Skills, in close coordination with the Drinking...

January 9, 2019