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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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Halifax Road

01274 692653

Please contact the media team for press enquiries only. 

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Posted by Matt
April 16, 2018
Yorkshire Water helps preserve fish numbers in River Seven

Yorkshire Water has been working alongside the East Yorkshire Rivers Trust (EYRT) and the Seven Angling Club in Sinnington to help preserve the native fish in the river, after concerns that numbers were dwindling.

Posted by Sarah
April 6, 2018
Embsay Reservoir Habitat Recreation Work

Habitat recreation work has commenced at our Embsay Reservoir site.

Posted by Daniel
April 3, 2018
Yorkshire Water takes first step in tackling diversity

Today (Tuesday 3rd April) Yorkshire Water and its sister company Loop Customer Management have released their gender pay gap figures for its 3,500 colleagues that work in the region.

Posted by Sarah
March 29, 2018
Trout treat for anglers with 10,000lbs set to be added to Washburn Valley fishery

Yorkshire Water is set to release over 10,000 lbs of trout into its fishery in the Washburn Valley near Harrogate as it declares its fishing season open for business. 

Posted by Sarah
March 29, 2018
Yorkshire Water and Lighthouse join forces in Autism Awareness Week

Yorkshire Water is thrilled to say that it has four new students with autistic spectrum conditions, which have joined its ranks on a year-long internship. 

Posted by Sarah
March 28, 2018
Homes in Buttershaw better protected from flooding

Judith Cummins MP visited Yorkshire Water’s scheme to reduce flooding in part of her constituency last Friday. 

Posted by Sarah
March 28, 2018
Yorkshire Water set to host its first Bioresources Supplier Day

Yorkshire Water is set to host its first Bioresources Supplier Day as it looks for partners to help increase innovation and drive efficiency in the industry. 

Posted by Sarah
March 21, 2018
Yorkshire Water funds natural flood management in Upper Wharfedale

Yorkshire Water is working alongside the Yorkshire Dales Rivers Trust (YDRT) to improve the wildlife habitat and reduce the impact of flooding in the Oughtershaw area of Upper Wharfedale. 

Posted by Sarah
March 21, 2018
Data experts welcome at Yorkshire Water event in Leeds

Data experts across Leeds and West Yorkshire are being invited to attend Yorkshire Water’s launch event this Friday (March 23rd) as it gears up towards releasing all non-commercially sensitive operational data by 2020.