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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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Posted by Sarah
January 15, 2016
Yorkshire's "splash-arazzi" warned to stick to footpaths around the region's reservoirs after a series of safety scares

We have issued a warning for people to stick to the designated foothpaths when visiting our reservoirs. 

Posted by Sarah
January 12, 2016
We're suspending bills for flood victims

We have announced that eligible customers would have their charges suspended until such time as they were able to reoccupy their homes.

Posted by Sarah
January 8, 2016
Drinking more water can help shed the festive fat, research reveals

A YouGov survey has revealed that people living in Yorkshire drink on average less than one litre of pure water per day, but if they drank more water this could help lose up to five pounds in weight. 

Posted by Tom
January 1, 2016
Yorkshire Water mobilises UK wide support for emergency flood relief effort

To help with the ongoing emergency flood relief efforts, Yorkshire Water has mobilised vital support from water companies across the UK.

Posted by Paulo
December 30, 2015
Flooding in Yorkshire

Yorkshire Water colleagues have been working round the clock over the Christmas period to support the emergency flood relief effort.

Posted by Sarah
December 22, 2015
Colleagues show they care by supporting food banks in the Yorkshire and Humber region at Christmas

Yorkshire Water has pledged to donate basic food supplies along with Christmas food items to a variety of food banks across the region. Since the beginning of this month, donations have flooded in from staff across the business as well as from its sister company, Loop.

Posted by Sarah
December 18, 2015
Our Goole Community Fund helps more community groups

Seven community organisations in Goole received a funding boost from Yorkshire Water’s Goole Community Fund last week. 

Posted by Sarah
December 15, 2015
£13m project to replace hundreds of lead water pipes across the region

Yorkshire Water is carrying out a £13m project in Bradford, Rotherham, York, Leeds, Beverley, Harrogate and Hull to replace old lead water supply pipes. The upgrade work is set to be completed by March 2017 and will benefit 20,000 homes across the region.


Posted by Tom
December 2, 2015
Nick Clegg MP celebrates £24million investment in Sheffield’s drinking water

Drinking water supplies in Sheffield are set to receive a boost as Yorkshire Water begins work on a £24million project to upgrade its Rivelin water treatment works near Sheffield.