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Find out how and where Yorkshire Water produces and treats sewage sludge

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Here you can find out how we can engage with stakeholders

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News & Media Contacts

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.


Contact our media team

Media Team
Western House
Halifax Road

01274 692653

Please contact the media team for press enquiries only. 

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Posted by Sarah
May 10, 2016
Dog poo bins are installed at Digley reservoir

We are pleased to announce that two bins have just been installed at Digley Reservoir in an attempt to reduce the amount of dog fouling there.

Posted by Sarah
April 28, 2016
Improvements at Digley reservoir

We've finished improving sections of the walking route at Digley reservoir just in time for the warmer weather.

Posted by Sarah
April 28, 2016
Yorkshire Water welcomes the 100,000th visitor to its Education Centres

On 27th April 2016, we welcomed the 100,000th visitor to our Leeds and Bradford Education Centres.

Posted by Sarah
April 28, 2016
Yorkshire Water award 5 year £100 million marine framework contract

We recently signed a marine framework contract worth up to £100 million over the next five years.

Posted by Sarah
April 20, 2016
Yorkshire Water ranked as one of the UK’s most responsible firms

We have been rated as one of the UK’s most responsible firms by the business-focussed charity, Business in the Community (BiTC).

Posted by Sarah
April 8, 2016
£78m investment to make River Don one of Britain’s cleanest rivers

Scheme will help re-introduce salmon into Sheffield city centre for the first time in over 100 years.

Posted by Sarah
April 7, 2016
Drinking more water can aid weight loss, research reveals

Back in January we joined forces with the NHS to encourage people to drink more water

Posted by Sarah
April 1, 2016
Reservoir fishing season kicks off at Washburn Valley

Anglers will be getting their rods at the ready as Yorkshire Water’s fishery in the Washburn Valley is set to be topped up with thousands of rainbow trout to mark the beginning of the 2016 reservoir fishing season.

Posted by Sarah
March 16, 2016
‘Trees for Yorkshire’ campaign at Scammonden reservoir

A group of conservation volunteers have planted 250 oak trees around Scammonden reservoir as part of a ‘Trees for Yorkshire’ campaign to help create a more climate change resilient environment.