Ofwat to challenge bill rise request by Thames Water

Water regulator Ofwat says it will challenge a request to raise water bills in the capital by 8% next year.

The request by Thames Water could see the average annual bill rise by nearly £30 if it goes ahead.


Water bill rise could be reversed

Planned price hikes by Thames Water could be reversed after the industry regulator attacked the company's performance and its demand for extra money.