‘Absolutely scandalous’: Water firm blames broken monitor for misreporting raw sewage spills

A water firm has attributed its failure to report sewage spills from one of its wastewater treatment plants to a broken monitor, after photos and video footage emerged showing discharges at a time the company told the Environment Agency no spills had taken place.

by Rachel Salvidge
The river Wharfe. Image by Tim Hill from Pixabay
The river Wharfe. Image by Tim Hill from Pixabay

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