Horsham households experience discoloured water and low tap pressure

Households in Horsham experienced low pressure and discolouration in the water coming out their taps earleir this week due to a faulty pressure valve in the area

Some posted photos of their water coming out with a light yellow colouring to it.
Some posted photos of their water coming out with a light yellow colouring to it.

People took to social media to announce that very little water was coming out of their taps on Tuesday morning (May 17), one posted a photo of their water coming out with a light yellow colouring to it.

Southern Water said the reason for the low water pressure was a faulty pressure valve within the area on Monday night (May 16).

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The water supplier said its team was able to put on a temporary fix overnight, and a separate team completed the task on Tuesday morning, which has brought the customers back to full supply.

Southern Water also said a slight discolouration to the water will clear within the next 48 hours, but this is expected and water can be used as normal.

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