What’s going on in my local area?

On these pages you can find out what is happening in your local area. If you have a story or information that you think would be of interest then please let us know via the Environment Agency's National Customer Contact Centre on 03708 506506 or via email enquiries.


The Environment Agency website has a facility to check the water quality at your local bathing water and information about what's in your backyard


The Rivers Trust website has news about many local initiatives to improve rivers in England and Wales.  It is a registered charity with a number of aims including;

  • promote the work of the Rivers Trust
  • develop best practice protocols
  • encourage innovation and the advancement of applied science
  • guide and support River Trusts with funding applications
  • act as a conduit for information exchange