The Hayling Site

Langstone harbour sewage washes up (again)

- Wed 23rd Apr 2014

Southern Water has released a statement regarding a line of high tide sewage waste being washed up inside Langstone Harbour. According to the company cotton buds and sanitary junk was the result of stormwater being released from the emergency outfall at Fort Cumberland. A spokeswoman regrettably admitted that the overspill hadnít received adequate screening due to ongoing issues at the plant. Screens were damaged during the winterís severe weather causing the them to fail. Southern Water apologised for the incident and said they were conducting a clean up operation. This is the second such sewage issue in the area since the beginning of the year. Hayling.co.uk reported a problem back in February, which you can read by following this link ht...read more


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- Thu 17th Apr 2014

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