Water supplies back on after huge burst pipe in Nottinghamshire

Severn Trent say that repairs to the burst 24 inch water pipe in Epperstone have now been completed and all customers should now have their water supply back on.

It's one of the biggest pipes in the area.

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Engineers were on site since 3am on Sunday in Epperstone.

People in areas like Bingham, East Bridgford and Radcliffe on Trent have experienced either no supply or low pressure.

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Severn Trent apologised for the inconvenience and opened a bottled water collection point at Bingham Leisure Centre. That remains open today as a precaution.

Earlier on Saturday they initially said they only planned to deliver water to people they described as "vulnerable customers".

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People have taken to social media to complain that it's the second time a pipe has burst in the area.