Thousands of resident in the Newport and Ryde areas have lost their water supply again after a new leak that was meant to have been fixed overnight failed again as Southern Water isolate the mains to carry out an emergency repair.
Customers in the PO30 and PO33 postcodes have lost water and supplies are unlikely to be restored until at least 4pm as they make repairs to the vital network. The repairs are being delays due to a shipping container on the Dodnor Industrial estate in Newport on the Isle of Wight
Blue Meadows Estate and hundred of other homes on Staples have been left high and dry with no supply again. Bottled water had been dropped at the top of the estate
Emergency works are being carried out at Dodnor Lane, as Hundreds of homes appear to have been affected by the failure.
Southern Water again apologises for the inconvenience caused and thanked customers for their patients.