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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.

Dec 31, 2017
Category: Conservation
Posted by: Kathryn

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

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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.