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The River Chess from Blackwell Hall Lane to Rickmansworth

Reported via desktop in the Flytipping (off-road) category by Paul Jennings at 11:19, Saturday 19 June 2021

Received by Buckinghamshire Council moments later

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The river is full of untreated sewage which has been discharged from the Chesham Sewage Treatment Works operated by a Water Company. This started at around 9.30am on 18th June 2021 and lasted many hours. The smell was appalling and contaminated at least 5 miles of river.

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    State changed to: Closed

    Posted by Buckinghamshire Council at 01:12, Sunday 11 July 2021

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