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Welcome to our online newsroom!

Here you'll find our very latest Yorkshire Water news and contact details for our media team.

Whether it's a particular news story that you're looking for or if you've just come for a browse to see what work we're doing across Yorkshire, you'll find everything you need here! Why not start by clicking on categories below to help narrow the search down to your area of interest.

We continue to update this section on a regular basis so make sure we keep checking the newsroom section to make sure you're fully up to date with all the latest news in Yorkshire.


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01274 692653

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Posted by Sarah
November 22, 2017
Making an entrance at RHS Garden Harlow Carr

A striking new entrance feature to RHS Garden Harlow Carr in Harrogate has been created thanks to a partnership between the RHS, Yorkshire Water and a talented team of local drystone wallers.

Posted by Sarah
November 21, 2017
Rotherham customers set for £12million waste water improvements

Yorkshire Water is about to start on a major £12million improvement scheme at its Bolton Upon Dearne Waste water Treatment Works (WwTW), Rotherham.

Posted by Sarah
November 17, 2017
Crucial flood partnership scheme finished

A local councillor has surveyed work that has recently finished on a new pipeline that goes under the railway line in Norton and will play a crucial part in the area’s emergency flood plan.

Posted by Sarah
November 15, 2017
Waste water improvements in Hillam

Yorkshire Water have started preparations for a £3.8 million project to lay a new pipeline from Hillam Waste water Treatment Works (WwTW), located off Stocking Lane, to Sutton WwTW. 

Posted by Sarah
November 2, 2017
Wheelchair friendly kissing gates installed at Gorple reservoir

Yorkshire Water has installed two wheel-chair and mobility scooter friendly kissing gates at Gorple reservoir to improve access to this remote moorland site.

Posted by Sarah
November 2, 2017
Free Nidderdale Way walk guide launched

The Upper Nidderdale Landscape Partnership has launched a new walking guide for the Nidderdale Way, which features some of Yorkshire’s most famous sights.

Posted by Sarah
November 2, 2017
Sheffield residents benefit from partnership flood investment

Residents in the Chapeltown area of Sheffield will soon be better protected from flooding after major investment by Sheffield City Council and Yorkshire Water.

Posted by Sarah
November 2, 2017
Famous M62 farm in fast lane to becoming a farm for the future

The famous farm in the middle of the M62 is the latest farm to join Yorkshire Water’s ‘Beyond Nature’ vision which will transform how farms in the region connect with the land, water and wildlife around them. 

Posted by Sarah
November 2, 2017
Essential sewer improvements, Burley in Wharfedale

This week, Yorkshire Water have started a £114,000 project to reduce the risk of sewer flooding to local properties in Burley in Wharfedale. The sewer that runs under Back Lane is in poor condition so the company are going to line part of it.