United Utilities announced yesterday that the hosepipe ban due to start on 5th August has been called off.  Although reservoir levels are still low, the recent wetter weather has reduced demand from customers.  However, UU says that the long-range forecast is for relatively dry weather into the Autumn so future restrictions are still a possibility […]

Grant update August 2018

COUNTRYSIDE PRODUCTIVITY SMALL GRANT SCHEME REOPENING THIS AUTUMN We are getting a lot of interest in this scheme from members and the latest news from Defra is that it will re-open in the autumn but no dates yet.  We are also getting queries from members submitting claims and the following information may be helpful from […]