Burst water main in Digswell

PUBLISHED: 11:52 27 December 2017 | UPDATED: 15:13 28 December 2017

Herts County Council has reported a burst water main on Harmer Green Lane. Picture: Streetview

Herts County Council has reported a burst water main on Harmer Green Lane. Picture: Streetview

Streetview

Herts County Council has reported emergency works on a burst water main in Digswell.

A section of Harmer Green Lane in Digswell remains closed for road works.

The stretch close to Burnham Green is currently under a planned closure between December 23-29, blocking the route from Digswell.

Herts County Council’s Twitter account reported today: “ROAD CLOSURE: Harmer Green Lane, Digswell Welwyn, closed due to emergency water works on burst main.”

Affinity Water, which is responsible for the water supply, received one call about there being no water on December 23.

A spokesperson said today (December 27): “We are sorry for any inconvenience caused by a burst on Harmer Green Lane, Digswell on 23 December.

“This was repaired the same day and barriers and signage were left in place on one side of the road, where there was consequential damage, to ensure the safety of commuters and allow traffic access.

“The reinstatement of the road is due to be completed by tomorrow.”

More news stories

Yesterday, 18:29

Officers that found a dog wandering around Hatfield all alone are now trying to find his human parents.

Yesterday, 17:51

Detectives are appealing for information after a 23-year-old man died following a stabbing in Welwyn Garden City.

Yesterday, 16:51

A Hatfield woman has been given a two-year driving ban after drink driving in the town.

Yesterday, 14:00

A Welwyn Garden City man is lacing up his running shoes to tackle the London Marathon in a bid to fight brain tumours after the disease took the lives of loved ones.

Most read stories

Local business directory

Hertfordshire's trusted business finder
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Welwyn Hatfield Times e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter