Why is sewage pumped into rivers and the sea?

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Water firms have apologised for sewage spills and vowed to clean up their act, but why do these spills happen in the first place?

Sky News looks at why raw sewage ends up in the river and seas and what water companies are doing about it.

Read more: https://news.sky.com/story/why-is-sewage-pumped-into-rivers-and-the-sea-12883507

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