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Dec 31, 2017
Category: Conservation
Posted by: Kathryn

Restoration works to a tributary of the Chess are planned for early 2018.

Nov 21, 2017
Category: Abstraction
Posted by: Kathryn

River Chess groundwater levels at record lows, a dry river in Chesham for a year, but no water restrictions from Affinity Water.

Sep 18, 2017
Category: General
Posted by: Kathryn

A public River Chess forum will take place in support of the World Wildlife Fund's 'Nature Needs You' campaign.

Jul 12, 2017
Category: Drought
Posted by: Kathryn

With groundwater levels now exceptionally low, the river in Chesham is dry as far as Lord's Mill, Waterside.

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Tell DEFRA about the Chess

Nov 25, 2010

Category: General
Posted by: Kathryn

The government's Water White Paper is planned for the summer of 2011 and is intended to focus on maintaining water supplies, keeping bills affordable and reducing regulation. The River Chess Association is keen that environmental issues relating to the water industry, including over-abstraction and untreated sewage releases, are considered in the White Paper.

You can let DEFRA know your views, by completing a short survey to tell them that the state of the Chess matters to you. The survey deadline is the 30th November 2010.

Take part in the survey