Reading homes without water after technical problem

Homes in Reading are reportedly without water this morning after a technical problem with a Thames Water booster station.

Residents angry at the lack of water in Reading

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@thameswater water is off in the Reading Shinfield area again? Is there something going on?

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@thameswater How long til East Reading water supply issue fixed today? #rdg

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No water again @thameswater ?? I really hope there’s some compensation.

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26,000 homes affected by no water in Reading

26,000 properties in Reading are without water supply this morning due to a pump failure.

Thames Water say they are trying to fix the issue, which they believe is the same problem that happened last week.

Thousands were left without water and Reading University had to shut their campuses due to no water.

In the end, bottled water was handed out to residents.

Homes in Reading may have issues with water supply

Some homes in Reading are without water this morning due to a technical problem at Thames Water's booster station.

Their website states:

We're really sorry to customers who may be experiencing problems with their water supply.

This is due to a technical problem at our local booster station. Our technicians are en-route to the site to fix this and we'll restore supplies as quickly as possible.

We're sorry for an inconvenience caused.

– Thames Water website