Water Resources News

In this section of the site we provide Emergency Information for customers, regular news affecting key water supply issues such as rainfall and groundwater levels.

Details of Press Releases and all the Company's published Reports and Plans are covered too.

News & Press Releases

March 13, 2017

Water Supply News – February 2017

Portsmouth Water has no large raw water storage reservoirs.  It relies almost entirely upon groundwater reserves in the chalk aquifers of the South Downs and abstracts […]
February 10, 2017

Water Supply News – January 2017

Portsmouth Water has no large raw water storage reservoirs.  It relies almost entirely upon groundwater reserves in the chalk aquifers of the South Downs and abstracts […]
January 12, 2017

Water Supply News – December 2016

Portsmouth Water has no large raw water storage reservoirs.  It relies almost entirely upon groundwater reserves in the chalk aquifers of the South Downs and abstracts […]
December 14, 2016

Water Supply News – November 2016

Portsmouth Water has no large raw water storage reservoirs.  It relies almost entirely upon groundwater reserves in the chalk aquifers of the South Downs and abstracts […]