River Chess and Sewage

River Chess and Sewage

We mentioned recently that Thames Water identified significant groundwater ingress points into Chesham’s sewers. This extra water, on top of wet weather, adds to the frequency of sewage releases polluting the Chess.  We’re pleased to say that Thames Water...
What’s so special about the River Chess?

What’s so special about the River Chess?

We know many residents really love the River Chess; many also know it’s a rare example of the chalk streams environment.  What does that mean? And why is it so ecologically valuable?   Researchers at the School of Geography Queen Mary University of London have created...