Tag Archive for 'water'

Guernsey’s precious freshwater resource

October 16th, 2010 by Richard Lord

We take our supply of fresh water for granted even though a regular supply of freshwater is essential to life. Andrew Redhead, Director of Water Services for Guernsey Water, said recently that long term plans call for Guernsey Water to take over Les Vardes quarry by 2030 to provide sufficient reservoir capacity to service Guernsey’s […]

Blog Action Day on Water

October 2nd, 2010 by Events

Petitions by Change.org|Start a Petition » Blog Action Day this year focuses on water. Why Water? Right now, almost a billion people on the planet don’t have access to clean, safe drinking water. That’s one in eight of us who are subject to preventable disease and even death because of something that many of us […]

Why tap water is good for you

June 14th, 2010 by Guernsey Water

Guernsey Water has put together a leaflet outlining the benefits of drinking water for both physical and mental health. The leaflet also explains the advantages that tap water has over bottled water, and how Guernsey’s water is treated to make sure it is of the highest possible quality.  Guernsey Water has the leaflet available as […]