Worthing leak update

Water leak affected water supply to 15 homes (Photo by Paul Glover)
Water leak affected water supply to 15 homes (Photo by Paul Glover)

THE water supply to 15 houses was interrupted for an hour and a half last night following a water leak in Lyndhurst Road, Worthing.

Affected residents were informed, by Southern Water, in advance of the interruption which occured between 8.15pm-9.45pm, while repair work took place.

The leak, on a six-inch water main, was reported at 4.15pm yesterday (Tuesday, August 20).

A repair crew arrived at the scene at 4.45pm to carry out repairs and a temporary traffic diversion was put in place.

A spokesperson from Southern Water said: “We have thousands of miles of water mains, and customers’ help is vital as we work round the clock to find and repair leaks.”

If you are aware of a leak contact the 24-hour Leakline for free on 0800 820 999