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thames143.jpgThames Water has been urged to reconsider its plans to build a £3.6billion super sewer along the River Thames.

A report published this morning recommended a moratorium on the scheme, which could add up to £65 a year to Thames Water customer bills without addressing the wider problems of dealing with sewage in London.

aa-Mar24-Supersewer3.JPGPlans to build a £3.6billion super sewer along the Thames are to be reviewed.

The Thames Tunnel Commission, sponsored by Hammersmith and Fulham Council, will look at whether the 20-mile tunnel is the best solution to bring an end to the leakage of sewage into the river every year.