A huge underground water reservoir in Enfield has been drained for its 10-year inspection revealing this usually hidden space for a short time.
A few years ago, the grand Victorian interior of Abbey Mills Pumping Station was restored, and there’s an online talk about how it was done.
Thames Water is reporting a surge in sewer blockages of nearly 20 percent since the virus lockdown started.
A Victorian era sewer running over the top of Baker Street tube station is currently being repaired even as it still carries away our daily waste.
A lump of congealed human waste seems an unusual object for a museum, let alone one to cause so much… is excitement the correct word?
If you’ve ever wanted to see a congealed mass of babies nappies, cooking fat and domestic waste, next year is your chance, as chunk of the notorious fatberg that clogged up the sewers under Whitechapel is to go on display at the Museum of London.
During Open House Weekend, I was able to visit two related sewage facilities – the Beckton Sewage Plant and the impressive Abbey Mills Pumping Station. I would have visited more, but the booking system debacle left me in a dilemma…