Protections 2018 – a unique conference on protection against overtopping 6th – 8th June 2018 Grange-over-Sands, UK Experts in the management of water and the water environment, HR Wallingford, are organising Protections 2018, the 3rd International Conference on Protection against Overtopping, which is taking place from 6-8 June in Grange-over-Sands in the UK’s Lake District. The […]

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Guardian ‘The British government published proposals on Tuesday for “a new customs arrangement that facilitates the freest and most frictionless trade possible in goods between the UK and the EU”. The policy paper calls for “a continued close association with the EU customs union for a time-limited period after the UK has left the EU” in March […]

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Each week I look at about 15 websites to prepare CMS Water News. I’m only too well aware that I can’t know everything but I discovered this week that River Basin District Liaison Panels were disbanded in February. These were seen as a key part of the governance arrangements for managing the Water Framework Directive. […]

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South West Water to pay £142,524 for Devon and Cornwall breaches Environment Agency: Illegal discharges at sewage treatment works in Denbury and Praze an Beeble broke permit conditions.   South West Water Ltd has been ordered to pay more than £142,000 in fines and costs for discharging poor quality effluent from two of its sewage treatment plants. […]

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