Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 2°C

min temp: -2°C

Search

Anglian Water launch pop-up shop in Newmarket

PUBLISHED: 09:47 06 December 2017 | UPDATED: 12:46 06 December 2017

Marcia Davies and Sarah Dobson from Anglian Water hand out leaflets and balloons to shoppers in Newmarket High Street. Picture: MATTHEW POWER

Marcia Davies and Sarah Dobson from Anglian Water hand out leaflets and balloons to shoppers in Newmarket High Street. Picture: MATTHEW POWER

Archant

Residents in Newmarket can visit a pop-up shop on the High Street to find out about the latest tips on saving water.

Marcia Davies and Sarah Dobson from Anglian Water hand out leaflets and balloons to shoppers in Newmarket High Street. Picture: MATTHEW POWER Marcia Davies and Sarah Dobson from Anglian Water hand out leaflets and balloons to shoppers in Newmarket High Street. Picture: MATTHEW POWER

The shop, which launched on December 1 and will remain in the town until January 31, is part of the ‘Smarter Drop’ Anglian Water campaign.

The campaign aims to make Newmarket the water saving capital of the UK, with the goal of reducing residents’ individual water use to 80 litres per day.

This represents a saving of up to £120 per year.

The pop-up shop, located at 97 High Street, will also include free activities for children and tea and coffee.

Emma Staples, of Anglian Water, said: “We know that consumers are interested in the idea of saving water and are motivated by its potential to reduce household expenses.

“However, it was important for us to help residents move from a place of interest to one of action and we think the face to face opportunity facilitated by our presence on the high street will be a key inspirer.

“The shop will also help us to better explain and showcase some really clever, new water saving tools which residents can be the first to try and start using today.”

Search hundreds of local jobs at Jobs24

East Anglian firms could capitalise on the deployment of a novel technology set to be used with two of the world’s largest proposed offshore wind farms.

A family is working hard in preparation for the opening a farm shop in mid-Suffolk next month.

An insurance broker has announced it will be supporting the East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) for the next three years.

Home furnishings made by a Suffolk design and textile firm are heading to Hong Kong this March as part of a select band of products showcasing the best of UK industrial and creative excellence to Asian companies.

A cricket bat making business has launched a range using wood exclusively from Suffolk.

Management Jobs

Show Job Lists

Most read

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
MyDate24 MyPhotos24