Category: Water supply

  • The taps run dry in Much Wenlock again

    Just as the Bank Holiday weekend started in Much Wenlock, the water stopped coming out of the taps. Severn Trent Water started injecting water from road tankers into the local system at the corner of Forester Avenue and Barrow street, ensuring sleepless nights for local residents. Three-way traffic lights meant that vehicles were stopping and…

  • No water – again

    On Monday evening, 25th June,  the first sign of water supply problems became apparent.  Severn Trent Water (STW) said they’d got a problem with a piece of equipment on one of their service reservoirs that was causing low pressure or no supply. They said they’d got engineers on the ground working on it. This didn’t cause too much alarm amongst local…