The UK is experiencing "
" - a sewage crisis. The
group Greenpeace said water companies poured toilet
into rivers and seas for more than 300,000 hours in 2022. Many people have complained about becoming
after swimming in the sea. Others expressed
about the terrible smell on beaches, or the
brown colour of the water. The research company Savanta conducted a
about people's opinions on the poor quality of water. Almost a
of swimmers said they might not swim in the sea this year because of the
. Last week, at least 57 people got
after competing in sea swimming events at a World Triathlon Championship.