All posts by Anglian Water

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

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

Have yourself a merry little Christmas as Anglian Water staff have it all covered

For most of us, Christmas is a time to relax and take it easy. But along with hospitals, doctors, police and the fire service, Anglian Water has staff on call throughout the most wonderful time of the year, ready to...

December 20, 2018