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Welcome to the news archive. This section contains all of our press releases that are more than a year old.

Sutton and East Surrey Water -

30/11/2016
Chairman's statement released on Company's progress

24/11/2016
DRILLING MACHINE SECURES WATER SUPPLIES

23/11/2016
Victorian main's reign comes to an end

22/11/2016
£400,000 Scheme to Secure Water Supplies

18/11/2016
£800,000 Scheme to Secure Water Supplies

14/11/2016
Water firm joins winter ready campaign

24/10/2016
Water firm urges customers to be 'Lead Aware'

12/10/2016
Stay safe from bogus 'Water Board' callers

23/09/2016
Water main scheme for Hooley

21/09/2016
Complaints rise – But action being taken

06/09/2016
Planning some plumbing? Know the 'Water Law'

20/07/2016
Challenges, Progress and Prospects - Annual Report Published

14/07/2016
We're backing the drinking water safety campaign

04/07/2016
New multi-million water deals in pipeline

28/06/2016
Second phase of Horley High Street water main improvements

06/06/2016
Sutton and East Surrey Water celebrates three months of raising funds to help local people affected by cancer

20/05/2016
Open Days at water treatment works

09/05/2016
SESW top performer in UK Developer Services rating

09/05/2016
Water firm celebrates people award

06/05/2016
Final push to complete Cobham scheme

03/05/2016
New Customer Champion for Sutton and East Surrey Water

28/04/2016
Final stage of water main scheme in Leatherhead

19/04/2016
Water main improvements will secure supplies in Sutton

18/04/2016
Sutton and East Surrey Water to carry out works along Princess Way in Redhill

29/03/2016
Sutton and East Surrey Water prosecute company for illegally taking water from main

22/03/2016
Water conservation course celebrates one year on

14/03/2016
Sutton and East Surrey Water is supporting Water Saving Week

04/03/2016
Yew Tree Bottom Road in Epsom to be closed for essential utility work

09/02/2016
Sutton and East Surrey Water winner gets his water bill paid free by Direct Debit

04/02/2016
Sutton and East Surrey Water announces annual water bill charges

26/01/2016
Paying by Direct Debit will help get car repaired for Sutton and East Surrey Water winner

11/01/2016
Sutton and East Surrey Water’s Direct Debit Draw winners get their water bill paid

11/12/2015
Water firm's tidings of joy

08/12/2015
Good water supply performance announced – and work continues

17/11/2015
Sutton and East Surrey Water honours loyal employees

10/11/2015
Wrap up your home for winter

02/11/2015
£150,000 water main scheme for Ashtead

29/10/2015
Keeping Lead out of Drinking Water

12/10/2015
Alderstead Lane in Merstham closed for essential water mains work

22/09/2015
Keeping taps flowing in Leatherhead

21/09/2015
Water Company complaints fall again

15/09/2015
Sutton and East Surrey Water supports new property management portal for landlords and letting agents

14/08/2015
£22m upgrade for Woodmansterne Water Treatment Works (WTW) will secure water supplies for generations to come

06/08/2015
Consumer report confirms more customers satisfied with their water supply services

24/07/2015
Tip Top Water on Tap

10/07/2015
Horley High Street water main improvements

03/07/2015
Sutton and East Surrey Water teaches Greenvale Primary School pupils about the importance of drinking water

05/06/2015
South Croydon water main improvements – securing supplies for generations to come

07/05/2015
Pebble Hill Road to close for a week during May half-term holiday

24/04/2015
Water investment work gets underway

23/04/2015
Stoke Road water main improvements will secure supplies in Cobham

20/04/2015
Sutton and East Surrey Water launches its new Water Support Scheme

24/03/2015
Warren Lane in Oxshott to be closed for water main repairs

10/03/2015
Sutton and East Surrey Water shows support for WaterSafe in aid of World Plumbing Day

18/02/2015
Burst water mains affecting south Reigate and Woodhatch

09/02/2015
Sutton and East Surrey Water accepts Ofwat’s decision

03/02/2015
Water bills reduce but taps still flow

27/01/2015
Second Phase of Sutton and East Surrey Water’s mains replacement project begins

23/01/2015
Wrap up your water pipes as temperatures plummet

22/01/2015
Pebble Hill Road reopens earlier than reported

16/01/2015
Ofwat decision on Sutton and East Surrey Water bills for 2015 - 2020

16/01/2015
Sutton and East Surrey Water worker experiences life without water in Uganda

12/12/2014
Ofwat decision on Sutton and East Surrey Water bills for 2015 - 2020

09/12/2014
Tidings of great joy for Pebble Hill residents and commuters

02/12/2014
Don’t let a frozen pipe ruin your Christmas

26/11/2014
Road closed after damaged water main causes flooding

25/11/2014
Sutton and East Surrey Water honours loyal employees

24/11/2014
Sutton and East Surrey Water make bills more affordable for 2,000 customers

17/11/2014
Water companies join forces for WaterAid

10/11/2014
Sutton and East Surrey Water employee heads to Uganda to raise awareness of World Toilet Day

10/11/2014
Road closed after water main burst

09/10/2014
Paying by Direct Debit will keep car taxed for Sutton and East Surrey Water winner

09/10/2014
Friendly advice makes Leatherhead woman a Sutton and East Surrey Water winner

01/10/2014
Sutton and East Surrey Water assists Computer Aid

12/09/2014
Water complaints fall for fourth successive year

02/09/2014
Pebble Hill Road closed for essential water main improvements

20/08/2014
Boxhill Road reopens in time for Bank Holiday weekend

28/07/2014
Boxhill Road closed for two weeks for essential water main repairs

21/07/2014
Pebble Hill water main improvements will help secure supplies for generations to come

14/07/2014
Future water plans published

02/07/2014
Sutton and East Surrey Water wins major industry award for main laying project

01/07/2014
Innovative students spread the word about water resources and sustainability

27/06/2014
Sutton and East Surrey Water resubmits its Business Plan for the next five years

20/06/2014
Local water company staff Change the Record for WaterAid at Glastonbury

05/06/2014
£3,000 donation to The Fire Fighter’s Charity for help during flooding

20/05/2014
Sutton and East Surrey Water answers Radio Redhill’s request

13/05/2014
Water mains work uncovers rare archaeological findings in Fetcham

06/05/2014
£14m strategic water main shortlisted for major industry award

02/05/2014
Do you qualify for 25% off your water bill?

09/04/2014
£500 online billing winner plans a new cooker

04/04/2014
After a three month deluge March delivers below average rainfall

01/04/2014
Postponed Warlingham water main improvements set to begin – securing supplies for generations to come

19/03/2014
Sutton and East Surrey Water backs WaterSafe’s national ‘Get Girls Plumbing’ campaign

18/03/2014
February rainfall more than twice monthly average

20/02/2014
Whitepost Hill reopens

13/02/2014
Kenley water treatment works is operating normally

12/02/2014
Whitepost Hill, Redhill closed for repairs

11/02/2014
Water treatment works protected against flooding

07/02/2014
Battle to prevent flooding shutting down Kenley water treatment works

05/02/2014
January rainfall is highest for any month since records began

04/02/2014
Warlingham water main improvement will secure supplies for generations to come

03/02/2014
Trees for schools mark 150-year celebrations of Sutton and East Surrey Water

26/01/2014
Burst main in Redhill

07/01/2014
Rainfall twice monthly average

06/01/2014
How storms and floods threatened Christmas water supply for thousands

09/12/2013
Rainfall returned to normal in November

02/12/2013
Water bills to remain ‘flat’ for the next five-year period

27/11/2013
Have you taken action against the risk of frozen pipes this winter?

07/11/2013
£5,000 donation to support Outwood community project

04/11/2013
Wet, wet, wet as October rainfall is nearly twice average for the time of year

04/11/2013
Paying by Direct Debit is a walk in the park for Sutton and East Surrey Water winners

30/10/2013
Sutton and East Surrey Water takes ‘tablets’ to win awards

23/10/2013
Sutton and East Surrey Water wins prized TAUWI Award

17/10/2013
Avoid rogue plumbers by using the new WaterSafe plumbing scheme

08/10/2013
Sutton and East Surrey Water supports new WaterSafe plumbing scheme

03/10/2013
Rainfall returns to normal after three months of below average

23/09/2013
Tap water comes top in taste test

30/08/2013
Sutton and East Surrey Water consults with customers on five-year business plan

13/08/2013
Heatwave sees big drop in rainfall

05/08/2013
A217 to be closed at Dovers Green Road for pipeline crossing

25/07/2013
Sutton and East Surrey Water gets top marks for educational visits

08/07/2013
June rainfall well below average

08/07/2013
Online billing £500 winner plans a 'glamping' trip

05/06/2013
May rainfall well above average

05/06/2013
Innovative water project by students from The Howard of Effingham School the toast of Denbies

05/06/2013
Innovative water project by students from The Warwick School the toast of Denbies

05/06/2013
Jeremy Pelczer new Chairman of Sutton and East Surrey Water

13/05/2013
Sutton and East Surrey Water publishes 25-year plan for secure water supply

07/05/2013
Blindley Heath's tap water wins the taste test

03/05/2013
Chiddingstone pupil's artwork success wins educational day out

26/04/2013
Reigate pupil's artwork success wins educational day out

12/04/2013
March rainfall returns to above average

05/04/2013
Water services go mobile

15/03/2013
Mainlaying to begin on vital £14m pipeline helping to secure water supplies

06/03/2013
February rainfall below average for first time in six months

06/03/2013
New diving facility in Godstone

05/03/2013
Kilimanjaro conquered by water manager

06/02/2013
Average rainfall continues recovery of water resources

05/02/2013
Sutton and East Surrey Water Group sold to Sumitomo Corporation

30/01/2013
£500 New Year surprise for online connection

14/01/2013
New £14m strategic water main will ensure water supplies for existing and future customers

08/01/2013
Water manager climbs Kilimanjaro for WaterAid

04/01/2013
'Second wettest year on record' - not in our area

06/12/2012
Above average rainfall continues dramatic change from drought conditions

07/11/2012
October rainfall well above average

06/11/2012
Loyal local employees honoured by Sutton and East Surrey Water

22/10/2012
Sutton and East Surrey Water offers a Helping Hand to all its customers

22/10/2012
Sutton and East Surrey Water plants a surprise for A217 users

03/10/2012
September rainfall average for first time in 12 months

03/10/2012
Sutton and East Surrey Water team honoured for Headley Court rehabilitation garden project

25/09/2012
Complaints drop for second year in row

06/09/2012
August rainfall below average after wettest ever four months in supply area

04/09/2012
Tap water is a clear favourite in the great Taste Test vote

22/08/2012
Tap water wins taste test again

06/08/2012
'Busy Bee' Sue wins £500 with online billing

27/07/2012
A water cycle that brings charitable aid

13/07/2012
Sutton and East Surrey Water manager scales Six Peaks for WaterAid

09/07/2012
Washed-out June seals record for wettest ever three months in supply area

09/07/2012
Sutton and East Surrey Water lifts temporary use ban on hosepipes

03/07/2012
'Wet and Wild' winners get hands-on with the importance of water in nature

13/06/2012
Groundwater still low so restrictions will remain in place

12/06/2012
Six Peaks for WaterAid

08/06/2012
'Wet and Wild' winners get hands-on with the importance of water in nature

08/06/2012
May rainfall below average and underground resources show no sign of recovery

07/06/2012
Four South East water companies to maintain temporary use bans

21/05/2012
Staff construct "Test Track" for injured soldiers at Headley Court

14/05/2012
Climate change garden on show at Chelsea

01/05/2012
Wettest April since records began brings double average rainfall – but no relief from drought

27/04/2012
The ‘Two Bernies’ of Sutton and East Surrey Water are honoured for a century of service

20/04/2012
Minister helps launch interactive Water Supply Challenge for schools

03/04/2012
Temporary Use Ban comes into effect on April 5

22/03/2012
Sutton and East Surrey Water appoints independent consultant to chair new Customer Challenge Group

12/03/2012
Sutton and East Surrey Water applies for drought permit to allow it to fill reservoir

12/03/2012
Use of domestic hosepipes banned from April 5

06/03/2012
Drought worsens as less than half of average rainfall recorded in February

07/02/2012
Threat of restrictions grow as rainfall remains below average

10/01/2012
December rainfall above average but much more still needed to avoid restrictions

06/12/2011
Metallurgist strikes gold with online billing

02/12/2011
Plea to use water with care as lack of rain continues into vital recharge period

16/11/2011
Loyal local employees honoured

14/11/2011
WaterAid charity work

10/11/2011
Lack of rainfall begins to raise concern

31/10/2011
Get Ready for Winter

21/10/2011
Worcester Park water main improvements are ahead of schedule at half-way stage

20/10/2011
New interactive Saving Water Workshop gives pupils practical lessons in saving water

14/10/2011
Less rainfall than expected during September

13/10/2011
Tadworth the Hound helps raise £500 for The Children's Trust

15/09/2011
Four water companies, three venues, one WaterAid quiz

12/09/2011
Wild Prize for Schools' Wetland Competition

06/09/2011
Rainfall back to normal

16/08/2011
Wet spell continued in July

05/07/2011
A wet and welcome June after record dry months

30/06/2011
Worcester Park water main improvements

28/06/2011
Sutton and East Surrey Water hold Drop-in event about A217 pipeline

14/06/2011
Go-ahead for Mogador to Burgh Heath pipeline

02/06/2011
Record lack of spring rainfall

21/05/2011
Chinese delegation learns about UK water industry

20/05/2011
Company submits plans for Mogador to Burgh Heath pipeline

11/04/2011
Dramatic lack of rainfall in March

09/03/2011
February rainfall returns to normal

28/02/2011
Proposed route for new pipeline announced

10/02/2011
Redhill water main improvements require closure of Linkfield Lane

04/02/2011
Heavy rain eases water resource concerns

12/01/2011
Tap into good water-saving habits

07/01/2011
Low rainfall continues for second month

13/12/2010
Another good reason why we would prefer rain to snow

13/12/2010
Make sure your pipes don't freeze and flood your home

01/12/2010
Mascot visit helps raise £664 for The Children's Trust

17/11/2010
Welcome £500 surprise for new online biller

11/11/2010
Water company engineer to visit Bangladesh to see how fundraising for WaterAid is transforming lives

10/11/2010
Rainfall higher than normal

08/11/2010
School prize-winners are wise about water

13/10/2010
Rainfall returns to 'normal'

11/10/2010
Linkfield Lane closure postponed

30/09/2010
Caterham Prep School pupil is prize-winner

30/09/2010
Weald Primary School pupil is prize-winner

29/09/2010
School prize-winners are wise about water

24/09/2010
Chiddingstone C of E Primary School prize winner

24/09/2010
Brambletye School prize-winner

14/09/2010
Tap water wins a clear majority in the great Taste Test vote

14/09/2010
Redhill water main improvements require closure of Linkfield Lane

10/09/2010
Water company steps in to help Pakistan flood victims

09/08/2010
Water usage remains high as July brings a fourth successive dry month

02/08/2010
Blindley Heath pond improvements create an environmental haven

23/07/2010
Surrey schools go 'retro' and save water

15/07/2010
New main will secure supplies to Sutton area

30/06/2010
South-East water supplies remain healthy despite hot weather

15/06/2010
Hundreds save water and energy with Tap into Savings in Redhill and Merstham by going 'retro'

03/06/2010
People breaking into Godstone reservoir putting themselves at risk

03/06/2010
Rainfall well below average for second month

17/05/2010
Redhill resident wins water and energy efficient washing machine through Tap into Savings

10/05/2010
Tap water wins a clear majority in the great Taste Test vote

05/05/2010
April showers dry up

01/04/2010
Location! Location! Location!

16/03/2010
Change of occupancy water metering to be extended

09/03/2010
Redhill water main improvements

08/03/2010
Surrey water efficiency advice for South Korea

12/02/2010
Nationally important Tap into Savings project launched in Surrey

11/01/2010
New MD for Sutton and East Surrey Water

06/01/2010
Wet end to 2009 cheers Sutton and East Surrey Water

21/12/2009
New Chairman for Sutton and East Surrey Water

17/12/2009
MAKE SURE YOUR PIPES DON'T FREEZE AND FLOOD YOUR HOME

14/12/2009
You'd better watch out, for Bogus Callers coming to town

27/11/2009
Loyal long-serving duo honoured by Sutton and East Surrey Water

06/11/2009
Low rainfall trend continues to cause concern

29/10/2009
Wet and warm, but shorter showers is the long-term 'Wet Office' forecast

20/10/2009
Sutton and East Surrey Water celebrates its tenth year of helping to educate local schoolchildren

20/10/2009
Welcome £500 surprise for new online biller

16/09/2009
Customer complaints lowest in the industry

15/09/2009
Kenley landmark gets a water efficient garden

28/08/2009
Local water company supports national WaterAid campaign

04/08/2009
Soggy July reverses dry trend

23/07/2009
Response to Ofwat's interim determination re price increases for 2010 - 2015

07/07/2009
Drier than normal weather trend raises concerns about future water resources

16/06/2009
Tap Water - The popular winner at Caterham Carnival

15/06/2009
Water efficient welcome to Kenley landmark

10/06/2009
St Joseph's pupils get lessons in drinking water for health

09/06/2009
Below average rainfall trend developing?

02/06/2009
Leatherhead: Waterway Road reopened after just two weeks

12/05/2009
Tap water - the popular winner at Cowpie Country Show

07/05/2009
Low Spring rainfall - start of a drier trend?

06/05/2009
Lessons in drinking water for health at Laverock School

05/05/2009
Blindley Heath's tap water wins the taste test again

01/05/2009
Waterway Road, Leatherhead, to be closed to install new main

29/04/2009
Lessons in drinking water for health at Woodcote Primary School

09/04/2009
Spring returns - and with it the challenge

07/04/2009
Final Business Plan submitted to Ofwat

26/03/2009
Nationally important water-saving success for pioneering Surrey housing project

05/03/2009
Snow, hail and rain is welcomed by Sutton and East Surrey Water

10/02/2009
St Francis RC Primary School has lessons in drinking water for health

09/02/2009
Sutton and East Surrey Water appeals to Competition Commission over rejected price increase

23/01/2009
Lessons in drinking water for health

14/01/2009
Make sure your pipes don't freeze and flood your home

13/01/2009
A wet 2008, but what rainfall will 2009 bring?

12/01/2009
Nathaniel helps his 'neighbour' save water

22/12/2008
Rainfall for year set to be well above average

18/12/2008
Don't forget to wrap up your pipes this Christmas

05/11/2008
Response to Ofwat's decision to reject request to raise prices

04/11/2008
Customers offered help with water bills

04/11/2008
October rainfall below average but water resources are high

27/10/2008
Mains to be re-routed at Blindley Heath

20/10/2008
Oxshott water main ahead of schedule

10/10/2008
Third 'wet' month in a row

30/09/2008
Blindley Heath burst main - Update No. 5

17/09/2008
Sutton and East Surrey Water seeks to bring price increase forwardb

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Chairman's statement released on Company's progress

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DRILLING MACHINE SECURES WATER SUPPLIES

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Victorian main's reign comes to an end

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