People in East Neuk urged to use less water as demand rises

Scottish Water has called on people in the East Neuk to use less water, as it handles a rise in demand.

By Jamie Callaghan
Monday, 19th July 2021, 1:56 pm
People in the East Neuk should use less water.
People in the East Neuk should use less water.

It is calling on all customers in the Neuk to help protect water supplies and use water more efficiently by: taking shorter showers; turning the tap off when brushing teeth; using washing machines and dishwashers only when fully loaded; and using a watering can instead of a hose.

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Demand for water has increased by about 40 per cent compared to last year.