Faversham and Mid Kent was polluted by sewage 286 times in 2023
lasting 1,659 hours

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Totals for Faversham and Mid Kent in 2023
14 Sites polluted by Southern Water
286 sewage dumps
1,659 h duration
That's 2.3 months. 5.5 times a week, on average
Change Over Time
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Pollution Summary 2023

Here are all the reported sewage overflow totals for Faversham and Mid Kent in 2023. Sometimes sewage can be being dumped for months at a time.

Reporting refers to how much of the time the monitoring was active. In this constituency 0 of the total 20 CSO locations had reporting enabled for less than half the year, of which 0 had zero reporting.

Company Waterway Site Sewage Dumps Duration (Hours) Reporting %
Southern Water Freshwater River HEADCORN WASTE WATER STATION 49 563 100
Southern Water River Len SPOT LANE BEARSTED CEO 30 332 83.6
Southern Water River Len LEEDS S.T.W. 32 263 100
Southern Water River Beult ULCOMBE WASTEWATER TREATMENT WORKS 28 211 99.2
Southern Water Freshwater River BOUGHTON PUMPING STATION 43 181 100
Southern Water Freshwater River BOARLEY LANE PUMPING STATION 13 32 99.9
Southern Water Faversham Creek COURT STREET FAVERSHAM CSO 31 20 100
Southern Water Faversham Creek ABBEY ROAD CSO 17 15 100
Southern Water River Len BEARSTED WASTEWATER P S 11 10 99.5
Southern Water Faversham Creek FAVERSHAM ABBEY FIELD S.T.W. 4 8 100
Southern Water Great Stour LENHAM WASTEWATER TREATMENT WORKS 2 8 100
Southern Water Faversham Creek ABBEYFIELDS COMBINED SEWER OVERFLOW 16 6 100
Southern Water Faversham Creek CYPRUS RD/WHITSTABLE RD CSO 9 4 100
Southern Water River Len OXFORD ROAD SHEPWAY CSO 1 0 100
Southern Water River Len HARRIETSHAM WWTW 0 0 99.1
Southern Water Faversham Creek HAZEBROUCK ROAD FAVERSHAM WWPS 0 0 100
Southern Water Faversham Creek NORTH LANE FAVERSHAM CSO 0 0 100
Southern Water River Beult SUTTON VALENCE WWTW 0 0 99.8
Southern Water River Len DERINGWOOD DRIVE MAIDSTONE CEO 0 0 99.9
Southern Water Cooksstream GORDON SQUARE SPS 0 0 99.9

Data Sources & Accuracy

EDM (Event Duration Monitoring) data and Consented Discharges to Controlled Waters with Conditions from Environment Agency & Data Map Wales, and Scottish Water

Experimental derived data from Thames Water API, Some data may be missing or inaccurate. This uses Environment Agency rainfall data from the real-time data API (Beta) - Rainfall data is delayed by up to two days.

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