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Borehole water rattles kettles and Public Anger in West Cumbria


Local residents have contacted their MP and launched social media campaigns after United Utilities added borehole water to local supplies........Here local resident John Sharpe catalogues his attempts to get at the truth. His research uncovers a mysterious incident which UU have declined to clarify.
The background to the many absurdities is a £300 million scheme in response to a theoretical claim that freshwater mussels in the River Ehen might suffer in a drought year?

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