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Embattled road users are again facing long delays travelling on a town centre road.

Blockages in sewers cost the East of England £15 million a year according to Anglian Water.

Work to repair a collapsed sewer on a major through-road is nearing completion – more than 13 weeks after the emergency works began.

A north Norfolk council has warned residents that their journeys could be disrupted while roadworks take place.

A city centre street is reopening after a water main burst, calming fears of a weekend-long closure.

Some Konectbus services have been disrupted after emergency water works closed a road in Norwich.

People in north Norfolk were left with no water just a day before Christmas after a “complex” burst water main cut off supply.

Anglian Water have will be flushing the water mains of 53 roads in Norwich this January, affecting homes in the area.

Water and sewage firm Anglian Water, which operates across the East of England and Hartlepool, has been rated the best place to work in a survey of staff.

A South Norfolk village is the scene for three separate road works projects in the space of two weeks that will cause disruption on the A1066.

Norfolk’s business community was challenged to speak up for its success as Norwich Research Park was awarded the Outstanding Achievement award.

Thousands of homes in Wymondham are entering a second day without water after a burst water main shut off the supply in the early hours of Monday morning.

Residents in Wymondham could face another day of disruption to their water supply as work continues to fix a burst water main.

Great thinkers of the next generation have been working hard to protect the environment and reduce waste.

Anglian Water are appealing for eligible customers to claim surface water rebates.

The issue of a 30ft-deep hole which has closed a Hellesdon park is to be discussed by parish councillors this evening.

Darker nights and shorter days are drawing in but there is still some time left to make sure your gardens and allotments are as water efficient as possible and help the environment as Anglian Water’s David Hartley explains.

A public park has been closed amid safety fears around a 30ft-deep hole.

Work to repair a collapsed sewer on a major through-road will now continue until the New Year.

Introducing the finalists in the Skills of Tomorrow category of the Norfolk Business Awards 2018, sponsored by Lotus – and what our judges thought of them.

From PrimEvil to a family rave, there is plenty to keep the kids entertained over half term week.

A busy road in Norwich has reopened ahead of schedule after a sewer collapse saw it closed.

Workers in a busy Norwich road that has been closed for emergency repairs have hit out about a lack of warning about the road closure.

A busy Norwich road has been closed for emergency repairs to a collapsed sewer.

Young people are helped out of depression and anxiety by a unique music-mentoring scheme

A Diss road that has had weeks of closures this year is facing two more this month.

Motorists are being warned to expect delays as traffic lights are put on a busy Norwich road for 14 weeks as Anglian Water installs 2.7km of pipeline.

A road flooded this morning, despite having been closed for water works two months previously.

Work to repair a collapsed sewer which could see up to 15 weeks of roadworks on a major through-road have been described as a “disaster”.

The designs of more than 150 new homes to built in Halesworth were passed at a council meeting despite worries around sewerage and drainage.

Neatherd Road set to reopen

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Neatherd Road in Dereham is set to reopen tomorrow, September 13, after being closed for nearly two weeks.

Michael Gove has been listening out for leaks - but this time not from the Cabinet.

The Minister for the Environment, Michael Gove, has insisted fishermen will get full control of British waters following Brexit.

Recycling banks designed to stop cooking oil and other fats going unnecessarily down the drain causing fatbergs are to be removed due to people dumping hazardous items.

It’s been a busy week in the business world, so we’ve rounded up some of our biggest and most interesting stories that may have gone under the radar - and you can test your knowledge of both national and East Anglian stories in this week’s Biz Quiz.

Pollution fears over bank holiday weekend in Lowestoft have been put to rest as the Environment Agency confirmed algal bloom was to blame for black residue spotted on the sand.

East Anglian MPs are demanding greater devolution for the region and more infrastructure spending from government.

Anglian Water has revealed how it wants to spend £6.5bn to protect the region’s water supplies in the coming years. Business editor Mark Shields takes a look at five things we learned from the plan.

Anglian Water has revealed a £6.5bn investment plan as it looks to balance increasing demand from the East of England’s growing population with reduced rainfall.

People in Norwich have been warned of bus diversions due to a road closure in the city.

A Norfolk teenager is on a mission to rid the Norfolk Broads of litter.

The recent hot weather left gardens parched across the region, and the temptation to water our lawns was great. But water-saving expert David Hartley, from Anglian Water, explains how next time we can all put our watering cans down, and our feet up…

Virtual reality space expeditions, deep sea creatures and a “safari into the mind” of one of the BBC’s biggest wildlife stars – Norwich Science Festival is back with its biggest event so far.

Works to connect water mains to a new housing development will force the closure of a Diss road for four days.

It starts stealthily when you manage to keep a cactus alive. The next thing you know, you’ve got a windowsill of plants that you’d normally have killed months ago - is a newfound ability to garden (a bit) a sign that I’m growing up?

Dereham motorists have blasted the decision to conduct two major roadworks in the town at the same time.

Technologies developed in East Anglia to revolutionise energy and resource efficiency will be in the spotlight at a conference.

An exciting new addition has been announced as the headliner for this year’s Norwich Science Festival.

The lack of rain - and the scorching temperatures which have dominated the past few weeks - has left some concerned about the threat of a hosepipe ban in East Anglia.

You’re set to open your garden for charity and then find a key road will be closed. Aaarrgghh! But all is not lost

Anglian Water says its water reserves are healthy as low reservoir levels in the north-west of England cause the summer’s first hosepipe ban to be announced.

After basking in glorious sunshine Norfolk could be set for over 30C temperatures and the hottest day of the year predicted for next weekend and no widespread rain forecast.

The eastern region saw its hottest day of the year on Sunday as temperatures reached 27C in some areas.

Anglian Water said it was ‘on its game’ as other water companies were singled out for criticism by the industry watchdog for their response to the ‘Beast from the East’ Arctic blast in February and March which left thousands of customers without water.

Luxury homes have been built and marketed in South Norfolk before planning conditions for them have been met.

The East of England’s biggest water company has reported a strong financial performance in preliminary results despite “operational challenges”.

“At the moment, the city has turned its back on the river.”

Residents and businesses in a road in Great Yarmouth that has been hit by flash floods are being leafleted to see if they want to install water butts and raised flower beds for free to mitigate any future problems.

The pay package of Anglian Water’s boss has come under fire from union chiefs as they hit out at privatised water firms’ “eye-watering” boardroom wage deals.

A busy road has been closed after a sewer pipe running underneath it collapsed.

A contractor for Anglian Water is extending its trial of smart meters with the utilities provider.

The £9m revamp of a Norwich hospital could cause an “unacceptable” risk of flooding of foul sewerage downstream from the site, a water company has warned.

A hard-working 10-year-old pupil won new sports equipment for her school after she persuaded the company behind major roadworks in her village to say sorry for the disruption caused.

The problem of sewage spilling onto a Norfolk village road and into a dyke has been blamed on people flushing baby wipes, cotton buds and fat down sinks and toilets.

A road has reopened after sewage started pouring out of a manhole down a street and flowing into a dyke in Belton.

North Norfolk is once again celebrating a stellar year after it retained all of its prestigious Blue Flag beach awards, making it to most successful in the East of England.

East Anglia’s main water supplier Anglian Water is committed to maintaining supplies across the region. But what happens when someone is struggling to pay the bill?

A £3m scheme aimed at ending decades of flooding upset in Bradwell and Belton has been completed.

A burst water main on a Norwich road has led to buses having to take an alternative route.

Motorists are being urged to take care after a hole appeared on a busy road.

Anglian Water has petitioned the Cayman Islands High Court for permission to remove its Cayman Islands subsidiary after winning the backing of its lenders.

East Anglia’s main water supplier is working to manage demand for its product in consultation with customers.

A couple are annoyed after being left with a £100 bill when their car was damaged in a Norwich sinkhole.

King’s Lynn Town resume their battle for position on Saturday afternoon – and will be hoping the only team above them in the table can do them a favour.

Water supplies are at a premium in East Anglia with low rainfall (honestly) and rapid population growth – but consumers and the supplier can work together to ensure the taps keep working.

The head of an influential government committee has waded into a row over the decision by two water companies to close their defined benefit (DB) pension schemes.

A pilot project is aiming to reduce surface water flooding in Great Yarmouth and its surrounding area.

Anglian Water has been criticised for taking almost three weeks to fix two leaks on a busy road in Sprowston.

Baby, the European eagle owl, has been found safe and well, much to the joy of a Norfolk family.

Anglian Water is to invest £88m in Norfolk and Suffolk as it moves to head off drought fears and make the region more resilient to water shortages.

A new telecommunications mast is still not operational three months after it was due to go live - and a Norfolk MP wants to know why.

The reintroduction of public drinking fountains around Norwich has been given support.

A city centre road closed by a sinkhole will be open by tonight, according to Anglian Water.

A Norwich road that closed yesterday due to a sinkhole will remain shut well into next week.

At 9.45 a car fell into a sinkhole in Rouen Road in Norwich.

Video Car falls into sinkhole in Norwich

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

A car has fallen into a sinkhole on Rouen Road, Norwich that appeared after an apparent burst water pipe.

A towering spurt of water has burst from a Norwich street this morning.

A flood prevention scheme that hopes to prevent torrents of sewage rising through a coastal village is nearing its completion.

Anglian Water has denied it is “seeking industrial unrest” in a dispute over workers pensions.

Homeowners in north Norfolk have been reassured that a chlorine smell they are reporting emitting from their cold water tap is completely safe.

Homes across north Norfolk have been left without running water for a number of days due to burst pipes.

Organisers of a popular city science festival have announced that it will return for October half-term this year.

Video Two sinkholes open up in same road

Friday, February 23, 2018

Residents of a Norwich road were shocked when two sinkholes opened up on their road.

After decades of campaigning, plans for 1,875 homes could unlock a long-awaited £20m bypass at Long Stratton and hundreds of new jobs for the area.

Anglian Water workers have rescued a man who was seen to jump into the River Wensum this morning.

The bad odour that has been hanging over homes in Southwold for months is a product of septic sewage, Anglian Water has confirmed.

Plans for a petrol station near Norwich have been turned down after councillors heard there was a “real risk” the city’s drinking water supply could become contaminated.

A regional utilities company has laid down plans to invest £384m in the region’s water infrastructure.

These are the top 10 deals, by value, completed in the East of England in 2017.

People will be able to refill water bottles for free at shops, cafes, businesses and water fountains across England as part of a scheme tested in Norfolk.

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