Britain Waters SUN Yellow Britain

‘People are worried it will happen again’: the English village whose water ran out

Reading now: 453

John Ramsden surveyed the parched village green, its yellow grass withered in the midday sun, and wondered what lay ahead. “People are worried it’ll happen again.”The “again” refers to life without a water supply.

Ramsden’s village of Challock, perched in the uplands of the Kent downs, has already survived one bout without mains water this summer.For six days earlier this month, its taps largely ran dry, forcing its school to close.

The website is an aggregator of news from open sources. The source is indicated at the beginning and at the end of the announcement. You can send a complaint on the news if you find it unreliable.

Related News