Wells polluted by sewage 1,733 times in 2023 - lasting 16,036 hours

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Totals for Wells in 2023
45 Sites polluted by Wessex Water
1,733 sewage dumps
16,036 h duration
That's 1.86 years! On average 4.7 times a day
Change Over Time

Pollution Summary 2023

Here are all the reported sewage overflow totals for Wells 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 52 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 %
Wessex Water River Axe WOOKEY WATER RECYCLING CENTRE 217 3,696 99.9
Wessex Water River Sheppey SHEPTON MALLET WWTW 108 1,943 100
Wessex Water River Brue MEARE WASTEWATER TREATMENT WORKS 91 1,344 100
Wessex Water Glast Mill Stream GLASTONBURY WATER RECYCLING CENTRE 94 1,267 100
Wessex Water Whitelake PILTON WATER RECYCLING CENTRE 60 1,220 91.4
Wessex Water Dolmead Rhyne DRAYCOTT AND RODNEYSTOKE STW 63 1,203 100
Wessex Water Cheddar Yeo CHEDDAR WASTEWATER TREATMENT WORKS 77 1,199 100
Wessex Water Somer Stream CHILCOMPTON WWTW 132 518 98.3
Wessex Water Cheddar Yeo CLIFF STREET/REDCLIFFE STREET CSO 53 477 99.8
Wessex Water Mells Stream GURNEY SLADE PUMPING STATION 39 463 100
Wessex Water River Sheppey MILL LANE PUMPING STATION 75 352 100
Wessex Water Wells Moat Stream WELLS STW 35 253 98.9
Wessex Water River Brue Mill Stream MANHOLE 11, & PORCHESTAL SPS 46 246 99.9
Wessex Water Mells Stream OAKHILL WWTW 21 237 86.9
Wessex Water Landcourse Rhyne WEDMORE WATER RECYCLING CENTRE 57 187 99.9
Wessex Water River Yeo FROGLANDS PUMPING STATION 83 174 100
Wessex Water South Drain STREET MAIN PS 43 171 100
Wessex Water Wellow Brook TERRACE WOOD CSO 88 171 95.8
Wessex Water Helliers Stream Via Sws 41 WIDEATTS ROAD CSO 16 109 100
Wessex Water Cross Rhyne CROSS EAST PUMPING STATION 19 90 99.8
Wessex Water River Axe GLEN COTTAGE CSO 56 88 99.9
Wessex Water Unknown MIDDLE BROOKS ROAD PUMPING STATION 9 81 99.9
Wessex Water Lower River Axe BLEADNEY MILL PUMPING STATION 9 74 99.8
Wessex Water River Sheppey COXLEY RIPPLE PUMPING STATION 8 71 100
Wessex Water River Brue HIGHBRIDGE PUMPING STATION 33 57 99
Wessex Water Rivr Sheppey WELLS ROAD PS 10 45 100
Wessex Water South Drain FARM LANE CSO 17 31 100
Wessex Water Bullmead Ditch HOUNDSWOOD DRIVE PS 4 26 99.9
Wessex Water Glastonbury Mill Stream NORTHLOAD BRIDGE PUMPING STATION 4 26 13.4
Wessex Water St Andrews Stream PRIORY HOSPITAL CSO 23 25 95.2
Wessex Water Upper River Brue MILLFIELD SCHOOL PS 4 22 100
Wessex Water Wellow Brook HOME FARM CSO 31 19 75.5
Wessex Water River Brue ACTIS PUMPING STATION 4 19 95.7
Wessex Water Bullmead Ditch FORD STREAM CSO 13 15 99.9
Wessex Water Old Rhyne Via Sws STRODE ROAD COMBINED SEWER OVERFLOW 2 15 100
Wessex Water South Drain GLASTON ROAD CSO 5 14 99.7
Wessex Water River Axe AXE ROAD COMBINED SEWER OVERFLOW 4 14 99.6
Wessex Water Glastonbury Millstream MANOR HOUSE ROAD CSO 22 14 100
Wessex Water River Sheppey LONG STREET COMBINED SEWER OVERFLOW 15 13 96.3
Wessex Water River Axe Via Sws KENNEL BATCH CSO 5 12 100
Wessex Water River Sheppey SUNNY MOUNT CSO 16 10 71.7
Wessex Water River Sheppey CATS ASH COMBINED SEWER OVERFLOW 17 2 99.8
Wessex Water A Local Ditch ST ANDREWS SCHOOL COMBINED SEWER 1 1 100
Wessex Water River Sheppey Via Sws FOSSE LANE PS 2 0 100
Wessex Water Unnamed Rhyne GILLS LANE PS 2 0 99.9
Wessex Water Small Moor Rhyne WALTON GLOBE PUMPING STATION 0 0 100
Wessex Water Glastonbury Mill Stream WIRRAL PARK PUMPING STATION 0 0 100
Wessex Water Groundwater Via Infilt System SHAFTGATE AVENUE CSO 0 0 100
Wessex Water River Sheppey CROSCOMBE STW 0 0 99.8
Wessex Water Ellenge Stream AXBRIDGE PUMPING STATION 0 0 99.6
Wessex Water River Sheppey Via Sws CHARLTON ROAD CSO 0 0 100
Wessex Water River Sheppey MANOR HOUSE COMBINED SEWER OVERFLOW 0 0 99.5

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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