Water shortages

Whilst Southern Water currently have a Temporary Use Ban in force preventing the use of hosepipes for customers in Hampshire and the Isle of Wight – and South-East Water have imposed similar restrictions in East Sussex – at the time of writing no such restrictions apply to Southern Water’s customers in West Sussex although they have indicated that a ban is very likely. To check on the current situation for Bury you can visit Southern Water’s website here: – Drought restrictions checker (

If you scroll down to the foot of the page, you can enter your postcode for an immediate update on the situation.