Chapter 24: Water Supply

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Water Supply

Sykes visits the Merk.

Charles climbs the Wallace Monument.

Razer is put to work.

This week’s news story: Strange-tasting water is still safe

changed to the alternative: Tap water ban announced

People in certain areas of Dundee and the Carse of Gowrie have been advised to stop drinking their tap water for a period of at least a week, following an investigation into an unusual taste that was reported coming from the Clatto Water Treatment Works. A spokeswoman from the plant has confirmed that they have evidence of raw sewerage having being dumped into the reservoir at Linthrathen Loch, though they have assured residents that it was a small amount and steps have been taken to disinfect all affected supplies.

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