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Free water deal could end soon

Southern Water says the deal has run its course Photo: Meridian

For more than a century some villagers on the Isle of Wight have enjoyed free water - thanks to a deal struck in 1907 - but that could be about to change. The free supply was granted to residents of Gatcombe and Chillerton in exchange for the land - to build the water works on - But more than 100 years later - Southern Water claims the deal has run its course

Andrew Pate has been finding out what the islanders think about losing their free water.