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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.


Contact our media team

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Halifax Road

01274 692653

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Posted by Sarah
September 26, 2016
Spillway improvements at Graincliffe reservoir

We will start a £1.9million spillway improvement project at Graincliffe reservoir, near Eldwick, early next month.

Posted by Sarah
September 26, 2016
Yorkshire Water to hand out ‘drink of champions’ at Olympic victory parade

Our colleagues will be handing out 7,000 bottles of tap water – dubbed the ‘drink of champions’ – to Yorkshire’s Olympic athletes and the public during the special homecoming parade set to take place in Leeds city centre on Wednesday (28th September).

Posted by Sarah
September 22, 2016
Hull UK City of Culture 2017 Programme Unveiled

365 day cultural celebration will focus national attention on city.

Posted by Sarah
September 21, 2016
New signs at Top Withens celebrate history of iconic Brontë location

New signs have been installed at the ruins of the famous Top Withens farmhouse near Haworth, West Yorkshire, that blend more sympathetically into their famous Brontë country setting.

Posted by Sarah
September 20, 2016
Plans to improve water quality in Whitby

We will start investing £1.3 million on a project to improve drinking water quality for Whitby residents later this month (September).

Posted by Sarah
September 19, 2016
Local man given once in a lifetime opportunity to manage Nidderdale farm for the future

A local man from Nidderdale is to enter into an agreement with Yorkshire Water to manage our 900 hectare Humberstone Bank Farm near Blubberhouses as a sustainable farm for the future.

Posted by Sarah
September 14, 2016
‘Spot the van’ photo contest launched as part of Hull City of Culture

As one of the principal partners for Hull UK City of Culture 2017, we've launched a ‘spot the van’ photo contest in a show of support for next year’s celebrations.

Posted by Sarah
September 14, 2016
Thousands of struggling households missing out on lower water bills

Tens of thousands of cash-strapped households in England and Wales are missing out on support that could significantly reduce their water bills, according to the Consumer Council for Water (CCWater).

Posted by Sarah
September 12, 2016
New Chairman appointed

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Anthony Rabin as Chairman of the boards of Kelda Holdings Limited, Kelda Eurobond Co Limited and Yorkshire Water Services Limited with effect from 9 September 2016.