On Monday 20 November Defra will outline the next steps for proposals to accelerate water metering in areas of water stress.
A telephone conference briefing for journalists will take place between 13.15 and 14.00. Environment Minister Ian Pearson will outline the proposals and take questions.
This follows ongoing work by the Water Saving Group to identify long term efficiency measures to help protect the sustainability of the water supply. For more information on the work of the WSG visit www.defra.gov.uk/environment/water/conserve/wsg/