Switch to an accessible version of this website which is easier to read. (requires cookies)

Thames Water leak and The Wandle

September 20, 2007 3:17 PM

Recently, the River Wandle was struck by mystery pollution which caused dozens of fish to come to the surface in the dirty water. The pollution was linked to a Thames Water leak.

The leak has left many volunteers distressed that all of the hard work they have put in to restore the river has been undermined by this incident.

Commenting on the Thames Water leak which killed thousands of fish in the River Wandle, Tom Brake MP said. 'This is a disaster. Scores of volunteers have worked for many years to restore the River Wandle to a clean and healthy environment. This has all been ruined by Thames Water by just one leak. This will be just another item to add to the list of complaints I will be raising with Thames' senior managers shortly. This list includes of course the recent floods.'

What would you like to do next?

  • Subscribe for updates

    Read updates from this website in your desktop or online news reader

    • On a news reader website

      •  
      •  
      •  

      In a desktop news reader or a website not listed above

      •  
    • Example monthly digest email
      •  
      •  
      •  
    • If you submit your contact details, Tom Brake MP, the Liberal Democrats, and their elected representatives may use the information you provide to contact you about issues you may find of interest. Some of the contacts may be automated. You can opt out of these contacts at any time by contacting us.


    • Generate different image

    Join our email list

    • If you submit your contact details, Tom Brake MP, the Liberal Democrats, and their elected representatives may use the information you provide to contact you about issues you may find of interest. Some of the contacts may be automated. You can opt out of these contacts at any time by contacting us.


    • Generate different image

    Follow the party's activity on...

    • YouTube:
  • Share this page

    Share this page on another website

    Link to this page

    On websites and printed material:
    tombrake.co.uk/en/article/2007/071331/thames-water-leak-and-the-wandle?display=Desktop
    In text messages, Twitter, or reading over the phone:
    tombrake.co.uk/a134B

    Email this page to a friend


    • Generate different image
  • Help out or donate

    Help out in your local area

      •  
      •  
      •  
      •  
      •  
      •  
      •  
      •  
      •  
      •  
      •  
      •  
    • If you submit your contact details, Tom Brake MP, the Liberal Democrats, and their elected representatives may use the information you provide to contact you about issues you may find of interest. Some of the contacts may be automated. You can opt out of these contacts at any time by contacting us.


    • Generate different image
  • Tell us what you think

    Send us your views

    If you are a resident of the Carshalton and Wallington constituency and are writing to discuss any issue that Parliament or government is responsible for, you must provide your home address as MPs are generally only permitted to act on behalf of constituents.

    If you are not a constituent, you do not need to provide your address, but the matters we can deal with are more limited and you may wish to contact your local MP in the first instance.

    • If you agree, Tom Brake MP, the Liberal Democrats, and their elected representatives may use the information you provide to contact you about issues you may find of interest. Some of the contacts may be automated. You can opt out of these contacts at any time by contacting us.


    • Generate different image