MPs call for water metering to be doubled

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Environment, Food and Rural Affairs committee warns water is in increasingly short supply

MPs have called on the government to set a "clear and ambitious objective" to increase the number of water meters and encourage responsible use of what is becoming an increasingly scarce resource. Metering...

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