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School girls taking part in the water supply challenge
27 June 2016

Cambridgeshire school girls catch the engineering bug at Women in Engineering event

Local school girls from six schools in Cambridgeshire had the opportunity to get hands on with engineering and meet Anglian Water’s engineers in a two day event in St. Ives. 

24 June 2016

Marching out to support National Armed Forces Day in Cleethorpes

Cleethorpes is set to stage the biggest event in the Armed Forces calendar later this month (25 June), and Anglian Water has lent a hand to show its support for service men and women across the region. 

23 June 2016

Anglian Water teams prepare for intense rainfall

 Heavy rain is expected across large parts of the East of England again this evening and Anglian Water teams are gearing up to respond.

All news

    1. 22 June 2016

      Rubbish hauled from Kirkley Stream to reduce risk of flooding

      A pile of wooden pallets, plastic rubbish, tree and hedge trimmings have been hauled from the Kirkley Stream in Lowestoft following last week’s heavy rainfall. 

    2. 20 June 2016

      Anglian Water urges reservoir visitors to stay water safe

      Anglian Water is warning people of the dangers of swimming and jumping in reservoirs and open water during for the Royal Life Saving Society’s Drowning Prevention Week. 

    3. 15 June 2016

      UK’s largest metaldehyde-free farming trial expanded for a second year

      The UK’s largest ever metaldehyde-free farming trial has been expanded after successful first year results achieved a 60% drop in levels of the chemical detected in reservoir tributaries. 

    4. 25 May 2016

      A right royal day at Grafham to mark 50th anniversary

      • The Duke of Edinburgh visits Grafham Water to celebrate reservoir’s 50th anniversary and open a new facility to secure water supplies for decades to come

      • Community and school children kick off a summer of celebration at the water park

      • Winning flag designed by Buckden Primary School pupil hoisted by the Duke at the ceremony

    5. 19 May 2016

      Helping to stamp out flooding in Stamp End, Lincoln

      A new £800,000 scheme to manage surface water at Stamp End will reduce the risk of flooding to roads, homes and businesses during heavy rainfall.

    6. 19 May 2016

      Come on in, the water’s lovely in East Anglia

      • Anglian Water celebrates East Anglia’s booming tourism industry as 15 Blue Flag beaches awarded in 2016

      The East of England is officially home to some of the world’s best and cleanest beaches. The news comes as this year’s winners of the 2016 Blue Flag and Seaside Awards are announced.

    7. 16 May 2016

      Buckden pupil’s flag to be raised by Duke of Edinburgh to celebrate Grafham Water's 50th anniversary

      Buckden Primary School children were set a royally important task last week; to design a brand new flag to fly at Grafham Water to celebrate the reservoir’s 50th anniversary and forthcoming visit from the Duke of Edinburgh. 

    8. 04 May 2016

      UK’s largest metaldehyde-free farming trial reveals valuable results

      The first year of the UK’s largest ever metaldehyde-free farming trial has seen a 60% drop in levels of the chemical detected in reservoir tributaries.

    9. 28 April 2016

      Sand sculptures set to wow Skegness

      Skegness is hosting its first ever sand-sculpting workshops and competition event on the central beach.

    10. 27 April 2016

      Suffolk students urged ‘Be Water Aware’ in rescue exercise at Alton Water

      Anglian Water has teamed up with Suffolk Fire and Rescue to warn people of the dangers of jumping and swimming in reservoirs and open water. 


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