Severn Trent publishes a Bathing Rivers Newsletter which will be of interest to many Member Councils. ST is in year two of the three year Bathing Rivers trial focussing on improving stretches of the rivers Teme and Leam. Updates on work include:
- Reducing combined storm overflow activations
- Enhanced Wastewater Treatment - Ozone
- River Water Quality Monitoring (visit the Get River Positive blog)
- Working with others
You can access programme updates from their virtual space: https://creatingbathingrivers.co.uk/
An Information Pack and Comms Toolkit is available to download with information about the programme, including an overview of background, goals, approach and progress to date. Bathing Rivers Information Pack and Comms Toolkit.
Sign up to the Get River Positive e-newsletter here.