Can you cut your home water consumption by 10L per person per day?  Affinity Water, who supply our tap water, say demand is outstripping supply. We need to reduce our water consumption by at least 10L per person per day, which would bring us down to national consumption rates. Information is available at  What’s going on? – Save Our Streams | Waste Less Water | Save Money

Meanwhile Thames Water, who run the Chesham sewage works, seem to be making slow progress with their improvement programme.  The sewage discharges still happen too often, when capacity runs out. 

The CRA have again lobbied Gagan Mohindra MP to renew pressure on Thames Water, and the Environment Agency, to act faster.  There is no further news at the moment re the government’s stated intention to address the provisions of Philip Dunne MP’s Private Member’s Bill in an upcoming DEFRA Bill.

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