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Do not take baths, take showers. You will save about half the amount of water that you would if you were taking a bath.

Campaigners urge businesses to sign up to free water bottle refill scheme

The Refill sticker businesses can put in their window

Published in the Portsmouth News on the 2nd November 2018 Story by Byron Melton


HUNDREDS of businesses in Havant could benefit by joining a free water bottle refill scheme.

That’s the message from campaigners who are throwing their weight behind the smartphone application […]

‘Vicious circle’ warning over water firm investigated for Langstone Harbour sewage discharge

Scum foam at Langstone Harbour, Eastney


Published in the Portsmouth News on the 3rd September 2018

Story by Ben Fishwick


AN ENVIRONMENTAL campaigner has warned Southern Water must ‘keep pace’ to avoid pouring more sewage and stormwater into Langstone Harbour.

Ray Cobbett, chairman of the Havant branch of Friends of the […]

More than £375,000 of funding secured to protect Langstone homes from flooding

Deep flood water in Creek Road, Hayling Island

Published in the Portsmouth News on 29th May 2018 Story by Tamara Siddiqui


FUNDING to develop designs for a new coastal defence scheme which could protect homes from flooding and erosion has been secured.

On behalf of Havant Borough Council, the Eastern Solent Coastal […]