Burst water main shooting 15ft in the air in Didcot

The burst water main this morning. Picture from reader Preston Likely

The burst water main this morning. Picture from reader Preston Likely

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A BURST water main is shooting up to 15ft in the air in Didcot this morning.

The Basil Hill Road is just passable after the water main burst between Foxhall Road and the A4130 Milton Road.

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12:31pm Thu 27 Mar 14

yabbadabbadoo256 says...

when are thames water going to spend some of their profits on our water system?
when are thames water going to spend some of their profits on our water system? yabbadabbadoo256
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3:12am Fri 28 Mar 14

Myron Blatz says...

Wonder if Thames Water has sent a bill to local households and businesses yet? Accidents do happen - like when they privatised the utility companies, and shareholders got big fat profits, instead of customers benefitting from lower prices for water, gas and electricity.
Wonder if Thames Water has sent a bill to local households and businesses yet? Accidents do happen - like when they privatised the utility companies, and shareholders got big fat profits, instead of customers benefitting from lower prices for water, gas and electricity. Myron Blatz
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