Contacting the utilities
The below links are useful for liaising with the utilities, in relation to their apparatus in the street, particularly if you are wishing to alter or connect with their apparatus.
Openreach are responsible for the network infrastructure that delivers the data, broadband and voice services to each home and business throughout the UK. The below link will inform you how to communicate with them with relation to altering the network:
In Britain, National Grid own and operate systems that deliver gas and electricity across the entire country.
Network Rail is responsible for Britain’s Rail tracks, signalling, bridges, tunnels, level crossings, viaducts and 17 key stations. They run, maintain and develop all of the above.
Severn Trent Water
Severn Trent Water is a water distribution utility that serves over 8 million customers across the heart of the UK.
South Staffs Water
South Staffs Water is a water distribution utility that serves large parts of the Black Country, including Walsall, Sandwell and Dudley, together with areas such as Tamworth, Uttoxeter, Burton, Lichfield, Sutton Coldfield and Cannock.
Virgin Media is a company which provides fixed and mobile telephone, television and broadband internet service to businesses and consumers in the United Kingdom.
Western Power Distribution
Western Power Distribution are the electricity distribution network operator for the Midlands, South Wales and the South West.