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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

Bin your turkey fat and help keep the region’s pipes clear this Christmas

Anglian Water is urging Christmas cooks not to let turkey fat escape down the plughole this festive season. This year, staff have been busy clearing thousands of blockages from the region’s pipes. There are more than 40,000 blockages a year...

December 20, 2018

Official opening of Hartlepool’s £6.4million water treatment works

Last week (14 December) marked the official opening of Hartlepool Water’s new multi-million pound water treatment scheme which will enhance the treatment of the water for the town and ensure a secure water supply for generations to come. Chief Executive...

December 17, 2018

Wrap up your homes in case of a White Christmas or chilly New Year

Anglian Water is helping customers to Keep Pipes Cosy during the colder weather. Even though the odds are stacked against a White Christmas this year, Anglian Water is encouraging homeowners to be prepared and wrap up their homes, as well...

December 13, 2018