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Jul 6, 2018
Category: Drought
Posted by: Kathryn

With this hot weather our water use goes up; this leaves less water available for the Chess.

May 3, 2018
Category: Abstraction
Posted by: Kathryn

With an ever-growing demand for drinking water and increasingly extreme weather events, how do we get the water we need without causing even more harm to our rivers?

May 2, 2018
Category: Drought
Posted by: Kathryn

Our riverfly monitors are back out in the centre of Chesham checking for life in the Chess now that flow has returned.

Mar 24, 2018
Category: HS2
Posted by: Kathryn

A public meeting with HS2 and the Environment Agency looked at the risks posed by tunnelling to the groundwater and rivers of the Chess and Misbourne Valleys.

Latest News

Sewage Treatment Works Improvements

Jul 12, 2017

Category: Pollution
Posted by: Kathryn

Thames Water will shortly be working on the Chesham Sewage Treatment Works on Latimer Road.

The works are intended to:

  • Replace some old equipment for newer, more efficient plant
  • Improve the efficiency of existing equipment to reduce the risk of flooding during heavy and prolonged rainfall
  • Improve the overall treatment performance


If you have any questions about the planned works, you can contact Thames Water on 0800 316 9800, selecting option 2 and quoting reference number BB970210.