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Water shortages and droughts across Britain

Title
Water shortages and droughts across Britain
Genre
News report; Interview
TX Date
1 Sep 1995
Year of production
1995
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Duration
00:02:54
Description
Brian Ging reports on the launch of the new Thames Water underground storage system at Wood Green aimed at alleviating water-shortages within the south-east of England during periods of drought. Speaks to Thames Water managing director Bill Alexander on rising bills; National Rivers Authority spokesman Clive Swinerton on problems across other areas of the country. Follows a hot dry summer and water crisis.
Contributors
Brian Ging; Bill Alexander; Clive Swinerton
Keywords
Water supply; Thames Water; NRA; Water consumption; Water conservation

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