£80 rise in water bills as London ‘super sewer’ approved

Thames Water customers could see their bills rise by up to £80 by the mid-2020s after the Government approved plans to build a “super sewer” in London. The 25-kilometre Thames Tideway Tunnel will run from Acton Storm Tanks in West London to the Abbey Mills pumping station in East London, with a storage capacity of […]

Thames Water plans £100 price hike by 2020

Thames Water has said the average bill for its customers could rise by nearly £100 a year in the next seven years. The nation’s biggest water company is proposing a 1%-a-year above-inflation increase between 2015 and 2020, which will leave the average customer with a bill of around £450 a year. The firm said the […]