Why England’s rivers are so polluted – and what you can do about it
England has some of the worst-quality rivers in Europe thanks to pollution from agricultural runoff, sewage pipes and plastics. Here’s how you can help.
‘The water turned brown while I was in it’: Sewage pollution rises by more than 80% in a year
Water companies have pledged to minimise sewage discharges into UK seas and rivers – but new data has revealed a shocking rise in incidents.
Will the Environment Bill stop sewage being dumped in rivers? – and how did MPs vote?
Sewage has been in the headlines recently, but what’s actually going on in our rivers – and what are MPs doing about it?