Slippage in bathing water quality

A downturn in the UK's compliance with EC bathing water standards was announced by the Government in December. The figures are an embarrassment for Environment Minister Michael Meacher, who blamed last year's failure to improve compliance on water company "fat cats" and is demanding urgent corrective action from the industry and the Environment Agency.

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