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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 Sarah
June 30, 2016
Pipe cleaning to keep Yorkshire tap water tasty and crystal clear for millions of people

Yorkshire Water has embarked on a projected £13.5m scheme to improve the taste and appearance of tap water for millions of people by ‘flush’ cleaning large sections of its 31,000 kilometre underground pipe network.

Posted by Sarah
June 29, 2016
Julian Sturdy MP switches on new sewer in Copmanthorpe

New £1.5m million sewer between Copmanthorpe and Bishopthorpe sewage pumping stations, to reduce the risk of pipe bursts and potential pollution incidents.

Posted by Sarah
June 28, 2016
Satisfaction with value for money of tap water reaches five year high

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water and Yorkshire Water have the most satisfied customers when it comes to the value of their tap water.

Posted by Sarah
June 23, 2016
Yorkshire Water supports Women in Engineering Day

We have been hosting free education sessions to show what we have to offer female pupils who would like to pursue careers in STEM.

Posted by Sarah
June 23, 2016
University research discovers wild Otters at Tophill Low nature reserve

A two year study by zoology students from the University of Hull using state-of-the-art technology and DNA analysis has revealed the presence of three wild otters living at Tophill Low nature reserve. 

Posted by Sarah
June 13, 2016
Marsden Junior School chisel out masterpieces courtesy of Yorkshire Water

Michael Disley, a renowned local stone and granite sculptor, ran a series of his very popular stone workshops at Marsden Junior School last week.

Posted by Sarah
June 3, 2016
Yorkshire Water supports the community of Marsden

We have commissioned Michael Disley, a renowned local stone and granite sculptor who is based in Hepworth, to run his very popular ‘School of Rock’ stone workshops.

Posted by Sarah
May 26, 2016
£24 million project to improve Sheffield’s drinking water gets a lift

We've taken delivery of two massive tower cranes at Rivelin water treatment works to ensure construction work progresses as planned.


Posted by Sarah
May 24, 2016
Cyclists pedal power raises £3,300 for international charity WaterAid

Cycling enthusiasts gathered at Grimwith reservoir near Grassington at the weekend to saddle up and raise £3,300 for international charity WaterAid.