Water charge hike

PUBLISHED: 11:23 22 March 2007 | UPDATED: 13:54 04 May 2010

WE have received our water charges this week from Anglian Water and they have risen by 10 per cent. I am amazed by the fact that there is no outcry. If a local authority increased its Council Tax by a similar amount, it would be lambasted by both the pre

WE have received our water charges this week from Anglian Water and they have risen by 10 per cent.

I am amazed by the fact that there is no outcry.

If a local authority increased its Council Tax by a similar amount, it would be lambasted by both the press and Government.

Why the double standards? Both are charges that we cannot avoid paying.

PAMELA JOYCE

Drury Lane

Wicken


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