Thames Water confirms £158m dividends despite debt and sewage leaks anger

Thames Water confirms £158m dividends despite debt and sewage leaks anger

Thames Water pays out £158m to shareholders despite £15bn debt and sewage leak failings Thames Water says it has enough cash to last until May 2025 as it seeks investment Thames Water has confirmed it paid two fresh dividends worth £158.3 million in March, as the heavily indebted company said it is unlikely to raise fresh funds before December. The water company, which is creaking under a debt pile of more than £15 billion, said it paid the dividends to …