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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
September 6, 2017
Increased resilience in Horsforth’s water supply

Local residents in Horsforth will soon be benefiting from a more resilient water supply as we are due to replace almost three hundred and fifty metres of new water pipes.

Posted by Sarah
September 1, 2017
Hull gets three new watering holes - and none of them are a pub

We have installed three eye-catching public drinking fountains in Hull in a drive to revitalise a Victorian tradition by improving access to free and fresh drinking water in the city centre.

Posted by Sarah
August 22, 2017
Dewsbury loves a binner!

Paula Sherriff MP for Dewsbury has backed our ‘Be a binner’ campaign asking residents in the top 10 sewage blockage hotspots to bin wet wipes and sanitary items, not flush them. 

Posted by Sarah
August 22, 2017
Nine new apprentices join Amey's Yorkshire Water account

Leading public services provider Amey has recruited nine new apprentices on its Yorkshire Water contract, a company spokesperson announced today.

Posted by Sarah
August 21, 2017
Drinking water collected from hills above Langsett reservoir set for £20m boost

We recently announced plans to carry out a £20 million scheme at our treatment works at Langsett near Stocksbridge which supplies Sheffield and Barnsley, to improve the way it treats water collected in Langsett reservoir.   

Posted by Sarah
August 21, 2017
32 bags of litter picked up around Farnley balancing pond

Some of our colleagues spent a day of volunteering, removing rubbish from Farnley balancing pond to help make the area safer and cleaner for local residents.

Posted by Sarah
August 21, 2017
The Lord Mayor of York encourages residents to save water and money!

The Lord Mayor of York has joined us to encourage residents to try and reduce the amount of water they use and claim their free water saving pack.

Posted by Sarah
August 18, 2017
It’s official, day trippers enjoy a stroll around Cod Beck reservoir

A survey has revealed that nearly all visitors to Cod Beck reservoir have a good experience, stating they leave totally satisfied from their day trip to the peaceful beauty spot.

Posted by Tom
August 15, 2017
Infrastructure investment pumped into South Yorkshire

From odour management to reducing flood risk: £300m investment with several projects in South Yorkshire  to improve water and waste water infrastructure.