Waste Water

The magnificent Beam Engine that pumped the typhoid out of Tottenham

Open House London Weekend: Steaming at the Beam Engine Museum

Saturday, 21 September 2013 - 11:00am to Sunday, 22 September 2013 - 5:00pm

Grade II listed Victorian industrial building (1886) set within a park and next to the River Lea, with the original Wood Bros beam pumping engine in situ, as originally installed. Recently...

Beam Engine & Museum, Events, Markfield Park, Open House London Weekend, Pollution, Typhoid, Victorian, Waste Water

Victorian Mayhem at Markfield Park

Victorian Mayhem at Markfield Park

Sunday, 14 July 2013 - 11:00am to 5:00pm

125th Anniversary of the commissioning of the Beam Engine

Step back in time to the Industrial Revolution... Hear the hissing of steam... The smell of hot oil... See the action of the Engine...

Beam Engine & Museum, Crafts, Events, Gladesmore School, Local History, Markfield Park, Markfield Secondary School, Moselle Memories, Performances, River Lea, River Moselle, Story-Telling, Victorian, Waste Water

Thames21 'Love the Lea' campaign

River Ecology Talk at the Lancasterian School

Friday, 15 February 2013 - 11:00am to 12:00pm

River ecology talk by Theo Thomas, London Canalkeeper at Thames21 at the...

Clean Water, Ecology, Eels, Events, Lancasterian Primary School, Pollution, River Lea, River Moselle, River Thames, Sewage Fungus, Stickleback, Waste Water

Theo Thomas, Thames21

Theo Thomas, Thames21

Theo works for Thames21, a charity dedicated to working with people to protect their local rivers and canals. Theo started the Love the Lea campaign because the rivers in the Lower Lea Valley are...

Ecology, Love the Lea, Pollution, Reed Bed, River Health, River Lea, River Moselle, River Thames, Thames21, Waste Water, Water Testing

Sewage fungus in the Moselle River, coating the reeds - Courtesy Theo Thomas, Thames21

The Moselle River is Telling Us 'It is Ill'

Sewage fungus is a clear sign a river is sick. It grows when the pollution in the river is bad enough to see bacteria grow so much that it forms long grey feathery strands and clumps.

When...

Clean Water, Ecology, Lordship Rec, Pollution, River Moselle, Sewage Fungus, Sewer, Sustainability, Waste Water

Green Walls Cody Dock

Citizen Action for River Health

The latest stage of Love the Lea is practical action – citizen action.

We now have our first teams of water quality testers across the London Borough of Enfield. 25 people have been trained...

Clean Water, Green Walls, Reed Bed, River Lea, Sewage Fungus, Waste Water

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