News

New vans warn of the dangers of flushing wipes and putting fat down the sink

Anglian Water’s new van designs show how fats and unflushables can create monsters in your sewer  Today, Anglian Water is unveiling its brand new water recycling vans, complete with monsters that might be lurking in your sewer if you pour...

November 17, 2017

Chalton works, an engineering challenge to benefit wildlife and residents

The filters came in on the back of a lorry and they were fitted together like Lego,” says engineering project manager Alison Taylor describing the construction of our newest water recycling plant. Chalton works in Bedfordshire is now the biggest...

November 15, 2017

Proposed new developer charges aim to create water efficient communities

We’re changing the way we charge Developer, Self Lay Provider (SLP) and  New Appointments and Variations (NAV) customers for connecting new homes – and we’re aiming to support them to create more water efficient communities. We have now published our...

November 3, 2017

Otterly great teamwork to rescue trapped pup

This baby otter is a recovering after a drama at one of our water recycling centres recently. Our technician Steve Pearce arrived at Stonham Aspal works in Suffolk and heard a strange crying sound coming from an empty storm tank....

November 3, 2017
Chatterton water Tower repainting

Chatterton Water Tower facelift complete

Anglian Water lights up landmark water tower to mark the completion of renovation work Popular Lincolnshire land mark Chatterton Water Tower in Spalding will be lit up this Friday night (3 Nov) to mark the completion of its recent renovation...

November 1, 2017

Mains replacement scheme in Colchester underway

A £300,000 scheme by Anglian Water to reduce the chance of burst water mains and leaks in Colchester will start this week. The major project will see hundreds of metres of water main replaced close to the key Maldon Road...

October 27, 2017

Multi-million pound investment in Norfolk’s sewers starts in Cromer

A multi-million pound investment in Norfolk’s sewers has started. The scheme will see nearly 8km throughout the county relined to protect the brickwork and keep them flowing for decades to come. Rather than excavating large sections of road to replace...

October 26, 2017

Battle of Benfleet ghouls haunt water recycling centre

You’re sure to see a few ghostly goings-on this Hallowe’en as trick or treaters take to the streets. But Anglian Water staff in Benfleet are preparing for a real haunting this Hallowe’en. It is thought that ghoulish Viking and Saxon...

October 26, 2017

Coming to a tap near you: Refill Norwich

Anglian Water teams up with City to Sea to launch an exciting initiative in Norwich promoting free tap water refills for people on the move. The problem of plastic pollution is hard to escape these days, and with an estimated...

October 26, 2017
Mains replacement scheme Ipswich

Anglian Water on track to complete multi-million pound investment to replace water mains in Ipswich

Anglian Water has completed half of a £4.5 million scheme to replace and improve a large stretch of water main in the Belstead area of Ipswich. The scheme to replace 14km of water pipeline, which began in April this year,...

October 24, 2017