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As UK heatwave hits, Anglian Water warns of dangers of jumping into reservoirs

Water company tells people to heed the hidden dangers below the water’s surface With this weekend set to be a scorcher, many people will be looking for ways to keep cool and refreshed while having fun in the sun. However,...

June 27, 2018

Anglian Water chief executive retains top 20 title in national Glassdoor awards

Anglian Water CEO Peter Simpson has been named as one of the UK’s top business leaders to work for by employee review site Glassdoor. The website asks users to rate and rank CEOs and Peter Simpson came in at number...

June 20, 2018

Flourishing Environment Grant now open for applications

Anglian Water’s Flourishing Environment Grant is now open for applications. The grant was set up by the water company to support wetland habitat and wildlife conservation, led by community groups and charities. Previous recipients of the grant include the Norfolk...

June 8, 2018

Anglian Water announces coalition to rid East of England of problem plastics by 2030

Anglian Water has become the first water company to announce a radical commitment to rid the East of England of plastic waste by 2030. This ambitious pledge will tackle all plastic waste which isn’t reusable, recyclable or compostable. Anglian Water...

June 7, 2018

Celebrating World Oceans Day in the East

Meet Wallace the Wipe Monster! He’ll be helping us this Friday on World Oceans Day when we’re working with some fantastic groups across our region to put on a host of events and activities aimed at raising awareness of the...

June 5, 2018

Anglian Water first to complete removal of its Cayman company

Anglian Water has become the first UK water company to complete the removal of its Cayman Islands company from its financial structure. The Cayman Islands company was always registered in the UK for tax and Anglian Water never received any...

June 5, 2018

Anglian Water Services Limited Preliminary results for the year ended 31 March 2018

Delivering for customers, shareholders and the environment: an exceptional year of achievement and challenge for Anglian Water Strong financial performance: Revenue for the year of £1,248.9 million, an increase of £21.9 million (1.8 per cent) on 2016/17 Operating profit of...

June 5, 2018
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Pesticide amnesty in Essex hailed a success

A pesticide amnesty sponsored by Anglian Water has enabled the removal of over a tonne of unused and redundant pesticides from farms in Essex. The pesticide amnesty, focused around Drinking Water Protected Areas feeding the Ardleigh Reservoir, was the third...

May 18, 2018
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Anglian Water warns of dangers of jumping into reservoirs

Teens told to heed warnings of the hidden dangers below the water’s surface Following the warm bank holiday weekend, staff at Anglian Water have received reports and seen social media posts of teenagers and young adults jumping into Pitsford reservoir...

May 11, 2018

Your local beach needs you!

BeachCare volunteers called to help tackle problem plastics at Southend. Ahead of the official start of the Bathing Water season next week, Anglian Water is calling volunteers to take to the shoreline of Southend-on-Sea this Saturday (12 May) to join...

May 10, 2018