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Thames Water launches 'Bin it - don't block' campaign

Thames Water has urged people not to throw food waste or cooking fat down toilets as part of a campaign called Bin it dont block it  to stop sewer abuse.Thames Water chief operating officer Steve Shine said: This year alone we have had to deal with 55,000 blockages in London and the Thames Valley, resulting in flooding to 7,000 homes and gardens.The majority of blockages are caused by sewer abuse. This is when things like cooking fat, ...