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United Utilities boil water warning enters a second week

Water is not safe for drinking or cleaning your teeth with Pic: Mark Lee A warning for Prestonians to boil their water before drinking has entered a second week. United Utilities has said it “cannot take any risks with public health” and is continuing […]

6 years ago
United Utilities boil water warning to remain in force until Friday

Tap water Pic: Olly Clarke United Utilities warning to boil water before drinking because of cryptosporidium fears is to remain in force until Friday. The water firm says although the water network has far reduced […]

6 years ago
United Utilities could lift boil water warning “soon” as samples remain clear of cryptosporidium

Any water from the tap needs to be boiled before being drunk Pic: Dominik Morbitzer United Utilities could soon lift the boil water notice across Preston and Lancashire. Gary Dixon, in a video released by the company, explains the levels of cryptosporidium in the water […]

6 years ago
Preston water alert: United Utilities keeps boil water warning in force

Tap water Pic: Olly Clarke Prestonians are being told to continue to boil their water before drinking for a fifth day. United Utilities say “we are making good progress and the situation is improving” but […]

6 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement United Utilities sets up information point in Preston during boil water warning

United Utilities have opened an information point at a library in Preston city centre following its water warning. The company has been coming under fire for not letting customers know […]

6 years ago
United Utilities engineers work to flush out water bug trace as firm keeps boil water warning in force

Inside the Franklaw water treatment works United Utilities engineers are working this afternoon to flush out the pipe network around the Franklaw treatment plant. It follows a warning to customers in Preston and the surrounding area […]

6 years ago
Preston water alert: Boil water warning remains in place from United Utilities

Any water from the tap needs to be boiled before being drunk Pic: Dominik Morbitzer A warning to boil water before drinking remains in force across Preston and a swathe of Lancashire on Friday morning. United Utilities issued a warning the supply across the city […]

6 years ago
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