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Ten years of education at Anglian Water

Anglian Water’s community education team and local school children are celebrating the 10 year anniversary at Chelmsford Water Recycling Centre’s education centre this week. Since opening back in 2007 the purpose-built education centre based on the Anglian Water’s water recycling...

September 29, 2017

Turning used oil into energy

Pouring used oil down the sink causes blockages in our sewers which can lead to pollution incidents. We clear thousands of blockages like these every year and the problem costs millions. In Norfolk we’re working with Norwich City Council, South...

August 10, 2017

Hard water in our region: Your questions answered

We often get enquiries about limescale in water so we wanted to explain what it is, why it’s there and why it’s really difficult for us to reduce it in our supplies. Our Head of Water Quality, Dr Robin Price,...

July 21, 2017

Chatterton Tower facelift

Next time you start to paint the front room, spare a thought for the team painting Chatterton Water Tower in Spalding, Lincolnshire. This is our biggest paint job of the year – it started in March and is set to...

July 20, 2017

“Potatoes are more interesting than you think!”, a week with the Coastal and Catchment team

Anglian Water was recently awarded Business in the Community’s Responsible Business of the Year award. We were going to ask our Head of Sustainability Andy Brown to tell us about some of the environmental work we do which was praised...

July 18, 2017

Volunteer project launched to look after part of Hunstanton’s shoreline

Volunteers are taking to the shoreline of Hunstanton this Saturday (10 June) to launch a new community initiative, called BeachCare. The project, which is being run by a partnership between Anglian Water and Keep Britain Tidy, encourages people to adopt...

June 14, 2017

Life’s a beach on the East coast

Anglian Water launches new bathing water animation for World Ocean’s Day with top tips to keep beaches and bathing waters clean. The East of England is home to some of the country’s best bathing waters with a whopping 96% of...

June 14, 2017

Raising the bar on water efficiency

Anglian Water Director to chair new industry group to drive customer service and water efficiency best practice. Waterwise has launched a brand new Leadership Group with the UK water industry – to use more ambitious water efficiency programmes to track...

June 14, 2017

Look beyond the uniform

Anglian Water is urging people to take extra care to make sure they’re protected from bogus callers. The advice comes as the longer, warmer summer evenings mean the number of attempted break-ins to business locations, like Anglian Water sites, generally...

June 14, 2017

Keep cool and carry on (using water wisely)

The East of England is set for a bank holiday scorcher, and everyone will be looking for ways to keep cool. But after a dry eight months with below average rainfall across large parts of the region, Anglian Water has...

June 14, 2017