River Gaunless, Bishop Auckland

We are investing up to £9 million to improve Butterknowle, Cockfield and Ramshaw sewage treatment works. Start Date – January 2019 End Date – December 2019 Project activity A further drop-in event will be held in the next few months where customers will get a chance to talk with our project team about any concerns or questions they may have. The details of this will be confirmed via letter and posted to this community portal. Prior to the events we will add drawings and photographs of similar works to this community portal to aid your understanding of the proposed works. We would really like to hear any comments or questions you may have get in touch using the 'Contact us' button at the top of the page or leave a comment below. Dean Thompson NWL project manager

Update by Martin Curtis-Haigh

Good afternoon. Just to let you know we are commencing works at Butterknowle on Monday 14th January to install a new water main into the Sewage works.

This will involve some excavation work in the highway and along the track leading to the works.

We will have traffic lights in place during this period.

Let us know if you come across any issues during this time and we will do our best to help. The work will take no longer than 2 weeks.

Many Thanks


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