Did you know...
The UK has less available water per person than most other European countries. London is drier than Istanbul, and the South East of England has less water available perperson than the Sudan and Syria.
What is Water Saving Week?
Waterwise are hosting Water Saving Week for the second year running. As before, there'll be an exciting range of activities to raise awareness about why we need to save water, including daily challenges, ideas and tips to help you do it. Each day of Water Saving Week focuses on a specific area of water use or benefit of water efficiency.
Monday 21st March: Water in your School
Tuesday 22nd March: Water in your Workplace
Wednesday 23rd March: Water in your Home
Thursday 24th March: Water in your Community
Friday 25th March: Water in your Garden
Water Saving Week Packs are available for each day and include challenges, ideas and tips to help you save water in relation to that day's theme. You can download a copy by clicking on the links shown above.
Water Saving Week will provide us all with the opportunity to encourage one another to get involved in water efficiency in one way or another. So start sharing tips, offering facts and creating online discussions on why and how we can save water.
Throughout the week check out tweets @waterwise or by searching #watersavingweek.