Blog

Welcome to the H2OMG festival of water!

We are holding our biggest ever public consultation event which will help inform our five year plan from 2020-2025. The H2OMG Water Festival at The Forum in Norwich is running all week. We are asking customers what’s important to them,...

August 16, 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
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FAIRWAY Project – working with farmers across Europe to protect our water

It’s been two and a half years since Anglian Water first started conversations with Isobel Wright (University of Lincoln) who had been approached by Wageningen University and Research Centre in the Netherlands.  Together they worked to secure EU funding for...

August 4, 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

Winning Responsible Business of the Year: A proud moment

Anglian Water Chief Executive reflects on winning Responsible Business of the Year at the Business in the Community Awards Anglian Water employs 4,500 people directly, and many thousands more through our partners and contractors, so saying thank you to all of...

July 5, 2017

“I spend a lot of time talking about poo and wee” – the life of an AW education officer

Anglian Water Education Officer Richard Park gives an insight into his work with schoolchildren across our region Whenever I get asked what I do for a job, I have two responses. The long answer is, I spend my time in...

July 4, 2017

Meeting thousands of customers on the Anglian Water Bus

The Anglian Water Bus is making its way around our region – we have already met thousands of customers and we’ve got plenty more to meet in the coming days. The Bus features lots of interactive games and displays, you...

July 4, 2017

Women in Engineering Day 2017

Local school girls from six schools in Cambridgeshire got hands on with engineering and met Anglian Water’s female engineers at a two day event at Burgess Hall, St. Ives on Thursday and Friday last week. Friday was International Women in...

June 26, 2017