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United Utilities to face £15m compensation bill over contaminated water

Any water from the tap needs to be boiled before being drunk Pic: Dominik Morbitzer United Utilities have accepted that a large compensation bill will be headed their way over the contamination of North West drinking water. Many homes in Preston and across Lancashire are still […]

7 years ago
Boil water before drinking: Preston put on water alert after traces of cryptosporidium found

Prestonians are being urged to boil their water before drinking it, preparing food or brushing their teeth. United Utilities have issued the warning after tests at the Franklaw water treatment […]

7 years ago
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