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Oct 10, 2019
Category: HS2
Posted by: Kathryn

Affinity Water have made an application to allow an increase in abstraction near Watford - to cover the possibility of HS2 damaging the aquifer by tunneling.

Oct 2, 2019
Category: Pollution
Posted by: Kathryn

Following heavy rain, Thames Water's Chesham Sewage Treatment Works discharged sewage into the river on the 24th September.

Sep 19, 2019
Category: HS2
Posted by: Kathryn

With HS2 under review, please contact your MP if you have concerns about this project and its impact on our local rivers.

Jul 18, 2019
Category: Drought
Posted by: Kathryn

Please write to your MP before the 22nd July to encourage them to attend the House of Commons debate on the plight of chalk streams.

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Sewage Release Into the River

Oct 2, 2019

Category: Pollution
Posted by: Kathryn

Following heavy rain, Thames Water's Chesham Sewage Treatment Works discharged sewage into the Chess downstream of Blackwell Hall on the 24th September. The discharge occurred for two hours starting at 9.30am.

We were particularly disappointed that the text warning system from Thames Water that should have alerted us was not activated.

Below: The Chess filled with sewage

River filled with sewage