Water and wastewater services for Kent, Sussex, Hampshire and the Isle of Wight
 
Your area

Find out if you're a Southern Water customer, check your water quality, or explore our interactive map to see what's going on in your area

Your area

Find out if Southern Water supplies your home, check your water quality or explore what's happening in your area.
 

Highclere water main improvements

We are working to replace 3.6km of water mains in Highclere to reduce the risk of bursts and ensure we can continue to provide a constant supply of high quality drinking water to our customers.

We will start work to replace 25m of water main in Mount Road (the section between Tubbs Lane and Pantings Lane) on 13 March 2017.

There'll be a road closure on the junction of Pantings Lane and Mount Road from March 17 at 5pm until March 19 at 5pm.
 
Please use the Tubbs Lane entrance for access and ingress. This will not affect your water supply. 

We will carry on working closely with the community to make sure any disruption is kept to a minimum.

We hope to finish the project completely in May this year.

All grass verges in the areas we've been working will be top-soiled and grass-seeded at the end of the project.

Key information about this work:
•To minimise traffic disruption we will install a rolling traffic light system on Andover Road and during peak hours the traffic lights will be manually operated to keep traffic flowing.
•We expect the entire works to take around 30 weeks to complete. Normal working hours will be between 8am and 6pm Monday to Friday although there may be days when work begins later or concludes earlier.
•Your water supply will be disconnected once the new main is safely in place. We will give you at least 48 hours notice before disconnection and it will be for no longer than four hours.
•This work will be carried out by our construction partner MGJV – a joint venture between Morrison Utility Services and Galliford Try.

 
 
 
  Close box