Blog

Top tips for boosting your career in 2018

Me and my team at Anglian Water receive hundreds of applications every week. We recruit for customer service and finance roles to engineering and tanker drivers. We’ve seen some big changes in recruitment over recent years. One of the biggest...

February 20, 2018

‘We treat everyone’s circumstances as unique and see where we can help’

In this blog debt advisor Rupert Ibbotson shares his experiences of helping customers struggling with their household bills. Everyday in customer support we see a variety of circumstances which can be especially difficult this time of year. In support of...

January 15, 2018

Meet Frisbee the seal

The issue of plastic in our marine environment was highlighted in our region last year when a seal was rescued in Norfolk with a frisbee stuck round her neck. The seal – now nicknamed Frisbee – was rescued by the...

January 8, 2018

Recent rainfall boosts reservoir levels in dry East of England

While last winter was dry and this winter started off as such, our reservoir and groundwater levels are healthy and the recent wet weather has given them a boost. Anglian Water operates in the driest region in the country anyway,...

January 5, 2018

Keeping taps flowing at Christmas

For most of us Christmas is a time to relax and take it easy. But along with A&E staff, police and fire service, Anglian Water has staff on call throughout Christmas, ready to respond in case of an emergency. Sarah...

December 21, 2017

Taking Innovation to Westminster

Recently, the Anglian Water team headed down to Westminster as sponsors of the All Party Parliamentary Water Group’s Annual Innovation Reception. The reception is the highlight of the parliamentary calendar for the water industry, where it shows its best and...

December 13, 2017

Would you pay £2 to fund services for vulnerable customers?

We want to hear what you think about the service we offer to vulnerable customers, and how it should be paid for. Currently we offer specialist services to customers in vulnerable circumstances, including those with health conditions, the elderly, and...

December 11, 2017

Saving money on your water bill

We believe that the bill for your water and sewerage service is great value for money. But we also understand that household budgets can sometimes be difficult to balance, so here’s some tips to help you reduce your bill. The...

November 24, 2017

Transforming Our Leadership

  The strength of an organisation is often measured by its willingness to change and to constantly anticipate and prepare itself for the challenges and the opportunities of the future. At Anglian Water we try to think ahead and aim...

November 15, 2017

Would like to see your toilet water turn green?

Should we turn the water in our toilets green? We want to hear what you think. Imagine the year is 2050 and your home has two water supplies – one for drinking and washing and the other – green water...

November 10, 2017

News

Anglian Water unveils £384million investment plan… but bills change by less than a penny a day

Anglian Water has today unveiled a huge investment programme for the year ahead, worth £384million.  Customer bills will remain broadly flat with an increase of less than a penny a day for the coming year. It means Anglian Water bills...

February 1, 2018

New national drinking water scheme by water companies to cut plastic bottle use by millions

People will be able to refill water bottles for free in tens of thousands of places in England in future following the announcement of a new national scheme by the water industry today (Thursday 25th January 2018).  It’s estimated that...

January 24, 2018

Big Garden Birdwatch at Taverham Mill

We’re really excited to be taking part in the RSPB’s Big Garden Birdwatch this weekend – and we’ve got a great prize to help you attract birds to your garden! Come along to our family day at Taverham Mill Nature Reserve...

January 23, 2018

Blue Monday Blitz: Struggling to pay your water bill?

As bleak Blue Monday hits, Anglian Water is urging people who regularly struggle to pay their bills to apply for their discounted tariff, LITE. Earlier this month the charity National Debtline announced that 16 per cent of Britons say they...

January 15, 2018

Teams tackle busiest festive period in 5 years

We would like to thank customers who were affected by the wet weather over the Christmas and New Year period for their patience and understanding – it was our busiest festive period for the past 5 years. In fact December...

January 4, 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. These year staff has been busy clearing thousands of blockages from the region’s pipes. There are more than 40,000 blockages a year...

December 20, 2017

Anglian Water launches 25-year future vision, underpinned by commitments to resilience, growth and environmental protection

Anglian Water has set out its vision for the future in a bold manifesto that puts drought, flooding, sustainable growth, carbon neutrality and improving the environment at the core of its operations for the next 25 years. The document, launched...

December 7, 2017

Anglian Water named second best place to work after Google

Anglian Water staff are celebrating today after the company has been named the best UK-based company to work for, and come second overall in the prestigious Glassdoor ‘Best places to Work’ list for 2018. The announcement comes only months after...

December 6, 2017

Latest water industry leakage report shows Anglian Water leading the way in finding and fixing leaks

The report by the Consumer Council for Water showed Anglian Water second in the UK table of water companies for the lowest number of leaks per household. We are also top of the table when it comes to the number...

December 6, 2017

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  Anglian Water has unveiled its brand new water recycling vans, complete with monsters that might be lurking in your sewer if you pour fat...

November 17, 2017