Water supply restored for thousands in Derby

A burst pipe at Severn Trent's Chaddesden reservoir left thousands of homes in the Chaddesden and Spondon areas of Derby without water.

Following a three-hour repair operation Severn Trent had repaired the burst by 8am.

Severn Trent water covers an area stretching across the heart of the UK Credit: Joe Giddens/PA Wire/Press Association Images