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Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Topical Questions (27 Jan 2022)

Jim McMahon: Essentially there is no plan, and the lack of a plan is a theme running through the Government. Let us move on to sewage discharge. Yesterday, when asked what could be done to reduce sewage discharges in the River Wye, the Prime Minister suggested putting on his trunks and going for a swim. While it might be normal for him, most of us do not like being up to our necks in raw sewage. Yet...

Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Topical Questions (27 Jan 2022)

Jim McMahon: Essentially there is no plan, and the lack of a plan is a theme running through the Government. Let us move on to sewage discharge. Yesterday, when asked what could be done to reduce sewage discharges in the River Wye, the Prime Minister suggested putting on his trunks and going for a swim. While it might be normal for him, most of us do not like being up to our necks in raw sewage. Yet...

Water Industry Reform - Question (25 Jan 2022)

Lord Jones of Cheltenham: My Lords, Seven Trent and Wessex Water told Gloucestershire county councillors that they had no plans to ever stop dumping sewage, while Thames Water said it intended to stop only by 2050. None of the companies believes that the Government’s Environment Act will change their behaviour. Is this another example of how arrogance, indolence and ignorance freeze the government machine, while our...

Northern Ireland Assembly: Executive Committee Business: Standing Orders 10(2) to 10(4): Suspension — Grants to Water and Sewerage Undertakers Order (Northern Ireland) 2022 (24 Jan 2022)

Jim Allister: ...is just not acceptable. It is a consequence of the funding inadequacies and arrangements that affect Northern Ireland Water. It manifests itself in other day-to-day issues. Last Tuesday and Friday, raw sewage was flowing across the green area behind Maine Park in Galgorm. It is appalling that things are in that state. I say to the House, therefore, that simply replicating this limbo-land...

Water Companies: Pollution - Question (19 Jan 2022)

Baroness Jones of Whitchurch: To ask Her Majesty’s Government what plans they have, if any, to seek to limit the bonuses of the executives of water companies responsible for persistently polluting rivers and waterways with raw sewage; and in what circumstances they would consider implementing such plans.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Sewage (6 Dec 2021)

Luke Pollard: ..., Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment he has made of the potential merits of requiring water companies to review their business plans in the control period to increase investment in reducing raw sewage

Written Answers — Ministry of Defence: Ministry of Defence: Sewage (3 Dec 2021)

Luke Pollard: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how much raw sewage is discharged from sewage treatment facilities on the defence estate.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Sewage: Rivers (3 Dec 2021)

Luke Pollard: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how much raw sewage has been discharged into chalk streams in the last 12 months.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Sewage: Waste Disposal (3 Dec 2021)

Luke Pollard: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what the timescale is for water companies to publish information on progressive reduction of raw sewage discharges under the Environment Act 2021.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Sewage: Waste Disposal (3 Dec 2021)

Luke Pollard: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, whether his Department has conducted or commissioned research on levels of public support for (a) action to stop raw sewage discharge and (b) potential increases in water bills arising from that action.

Water: Sewage - Question (1 Dec 2021)

Baroness Hayman of Ullock: Surfers Against Sewage has an annual water quality report which found that water companies have actually increased the amount of raw sewage dumped into our rivers and seas—an 87% increase from last year. The Government have now said that they have the tools to act and hold water companies to account. I am pleased that they now see that sewage discharges are completely unacceptable. The...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Sewage: Seas and Oceans (1 Dec 2021)

Rebecca Pow: The Environment Agency (EA) does not have access to the Surfers Against Sewage notification dataset and therefore cannot comment on the accuracy of spill notifications made by Water and Sewerage Companies (WaSCs) to third party organisations. We expect that, as this data is provided in near real time to Surfers Against Sewage, there will have been limited opportunity for WaSCs to quality...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Rivers: Sewage (24 Nov 2021)

Lord Bourne of Aberystwyth: To ask Her Majesty's Government how many times raw sewage has been discharged into rivers in England and Wales in the last year for which figures are available.

Ickford: Flood Risk (23 Nov 2021)

Greg Smith: ...concerns. Compounding the issues, the village also has an inadequate sewerage system. During periods of heavy rain, the Thames Water network simply cannot cope due to surface water ingress, so raw sewage bubbles up into the roads. I have been pushing Thames Water for a solution. To be fair, it agrees that something needs to be done, but no works have yet taken place. I am sorry to say that...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Sewage: Northwich (19 Nov 2021)

Mike Amesbury: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what assessment he has made of the impact of raw sewage discharges on the river Weaver at Northwich; and what steps he is taking to reduce those discharges.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Sewage: Swansea Bay (19 Nov 2021)

Stephen Doughty: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how much raw sewage has been released without treatment from English coastal towns on the Severn estuary and Bristol Channel in each of the last three years.

Water Companies: Sewage Discharge — [Ian Paisley in the Chair] (15 Nov 2021)

Luke Pollard: ..., and that is testament to the campaigners, who have raised this issue for quite some time. I am grateful to Ferry Harmer, who organised this petition, but also to campaigners from Surfers Against Sewage, to Feargal Sharkey, to wild swimmers the nation over and to people who just think that this is not right; there are many of them. We are living in a climate and ecological emergency, and...

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Sewage: Waste Disposal (15 Nov 2021)

Tim Farron: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how many fines have been issued to each water company for discharging raw sewage into bodies of water years in (a) 2018, (b) 2019, (c) 2020 and (d) 2021 to date.

Written Answers — Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs: Sewage: Waste Disposal (12 Nov 2021)

Tim Farron: To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how many times each water company has been given permission to discharge raw sewage into bodies of water in (a) 2018, (b) 2019, (c) 2020 and (d) 2021 to date.


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