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Supporting armed forces leavers into work

We have recently been given a silver award from the Ministry of Defence for our work helping former services personnel into work. We’ve signed the MoD’s Corporate Covenant, a promise to do all we can to give Army, Navy and...

December 1, 2017
The Smarter Drop - Newmarket

Pop to the Smarter Drop Shop – it’s top!

Anglian Water invites residents of Newmarket to visit its pop up shop to start saving on their water bills now Anglian Water’s Smarter Drop Shop is opening its doors for the first time at 12pm on Friday 1 December and...

November 28, 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

World War II plaque saved

When plans to lay a commemorative World War II plaque were almost scuppered, Anglian Water stepped in to save the day. A commemorative stone honouring the 75th anniversary of the Chapel Street Air Raid in Colchester has been unveiled today....

October 2, 2017

What has water efficiency ever done for us?

Nicci Russell, Managing Director of Waterwise, the UK’s leading authority on water efficiency, explains why saving water is so important for all of us It’s officially been a dry winter in parts of England, and some water companies are looking...

May 25, 2017

Keep your water safe, use an approved plumber

Jamie Holmes, a Watersafe approved plumber from Princebuild, explains why cutting corners with your home plumbing is bad news for you and your family.  As a Watersafe approved plumber, it’s my responsibility to make sure that the work I complete not only...

May 25, 2017

Our ambition to bring leakage down

A challenging story in the Guardian today claims water companies are not doing enough to tackle leakage – but what is the real story in our region? The newspaper’s Damian Carrington is taking the industry to task on this important...

May 12, 2017

No hosepipe ban in the East, but saving water is always vital

While we have had a very dry year so far raising concerns of water shortages in some parts of the country this summer, Anglian Water has good stores across our region and there are no plans for a hosepipe ban this summer. This winter and early spring...

May 9, 2017

The moving of Milton Ernest Water Tower

How would you go about moving an 80 feet tall, 1,800 tonne concrete water tower more than 800 feet? As engineering challenges go the story of Milton Ernest Water Tower is an incredible one. The Bedfordshire tower was built in...

May 4, 2017

‘Every day is different’ – Anglian Water Apprenticeship year 2

A guest blog from Lewis Mills, one of our apprentices, as part of National Apprentice Week 2017 I’m an Anglian Water apprentice, now in the second year of my four year Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship. I’ve been very busy in second...

March 7, 2017