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Facebook water butt competition Terms and Conditions

 

 The individual prize in this competition is a Rainwater Terrace 3 Tier 200 Litre Water Butt With Planters (retail price £179). There are two available in total.
The prizes will be delivered to each of the five winners and they will not be required to pay anything extra for postage and packaging.
This competition is open […]

What has water efficiency ever done for us?

Nicci Russell, Managing Director of Waterwise, the UK’s leading authority on water efficiency, explains why saving water is so important for all of us

It’s officially been a dry winter in parts of England, and some water companies are looking particularly closely at their recharge possibilities for the summer. The impacts of drought on the […]

Keep your water safe, use an approved plumber

Jamie Holmes, a Watersafe approved plumber from Princebuild, explains why cutting corners with your home plumbing is bad news for you and your family. 

As a Watersafe approved plumber, it’s my responsibility to make sure that the work I complete not only functions correctly, it also functions safely. This means protecting the water supply within the home […]

Our ambition to bring leakage down

A challenging story in the Guardian today claims water companies are not doing enough to tackle leakage – but what is the real story in our region?

The newspaper’s Damian Carrington is taking the industry to task on this important issue and we welcome the scrutiny – but his piece doesn’t reflect the huge efforts […]

By |May 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Our ambition to bring leakage down|

Rutland Aqua Park Facebook Competition Terms and Conditions

1. The individual prize in this competition is 2 tickets for the Rutland Water Aqua Park. There are 2 prizes available in total.

2. The prizes will be delivered to each of the winners and they will not be required to pay anything extra for postage and packaging.

3. The tickets will not be transferable to […]

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    No hosepipe ban in the East, but saving water is always vital

No hosepipe ban in the East, but saving water is always vital

While we have had a very dry year so far raising concerns of water shortages in some parts of the country this summer, Anglian Water has good stores across our region and there are no plans for a hosepipe ban this summer.

This winter and early spring has been much drier than usual, however we plan years in advance and a single dry winter […]

The moving of Milton Ernest Water Tower

How would you go about moving an 80 feet tall, 1,800 tonne concrete water tower more than 800 feet?
As engineering challenges go the story of Milton Ernest Water Tower is an incredible one. The Bedfordshire tower was built in 1936 but in 1952 it was to be demolished to make way for a wind […]

Waterbutt Facebook competition Terms and Conditions

1. The individual prizes in this competition are 2 Rainwater Terrace 3 Tier 200 Litre Water Butts With Planters with a retail value of £179 and eight Ward 100L Slimline Water Butt Sets including Tap with a retail value of £28.
2. The prizes will be delivered to each of the winners and they will […]

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    ‘Every day is different’ – Anglian Water Apprenticeship year 2

‘Every day is different’ – Anglian Water Apprenticeship year 2

A guest blog from Lewis Mills, one of our apprentices, as part of National Apprentice Week 2017

I’m an Anglian Water apprentice, now in the second year of my four year Maintenance Technician Apprenticeship. I’ve been very busy in second year and have learnt so much in such a small period of time. There’s a […]

By |March 7th, 2017|Apprenticeships, Careers, Uncategorized|Comments Off on ‘Every day is different’ – Anglian Water Apprenticeship year 2|

How to keep your pipes safe this winter

Frozen and burst water pipes can cause flooding, damage and leave homes without water. Shaun Scott was voted UK Plumber of the Year in 2016, and he is a member of UK plumber accreditation scheme WaterSafe which is backed by Anglian Water. Here he shares his experience of chilly pipes and top tips on getting […]

By |January 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to keep your pipes safe this winter|