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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
November 30, 2017
Skeletons from the Iron Age uncovered on £3.5m project in East Yorkshire

Northern Archaeological Associates (NAA) have uncovered a large number of archaeological features and artefacts during an extensive scheme of archaeological excavations, ahead of the installation of a new water main between Burstwick and Rimswell by Yorkshire Water and Morrison Utility Services.

Posted by Sarah
November 29, 2017
Yorkshire Water unveils plan to lead sector performance

A multi million pound package to transform operational performance in the next two years has been launched today by Yorkshire Water as it looks to become a top performer in the water industry.

Posted by Sarah
November 27, 2017
Doncaster set for clean water boost

Yorkshire Water will soon start work on a project to replace around 3,000 metres of clean water pipes supplying the village of Wroot, Doncaster.

Posted by Sarah
November 24, 2017
Weetwood Lane to be closed for emergency sewer repairs

From 10am on Wednesday 22nd November, Yorkshire Water will be carrying out emergency work to repair a collapsed sewer on Weetwood Lane that will result in a partial road closure.

Posted by Sarah
November 22, 2017
Making an entrance at RHS Garden Harlow Carr

A striking new entrance feature to RHS Garden Harlow Carr in Harrogate has been created thanks to a partnership between the RHS, Yorkshire Water and a talented team of local drystone wallers.

Posted by Sarah
November 21, 2017
Rotherham customers set for £12million waste water improvements

Yorkshire Water is about to start on a major £12million improvement scheme at its Bolton Upon Dearne Waste water Treatment Works (WwTW), Rotherham.

Posted by Sarah
November 17, 2017
Crucial flood partnership scheme finished

A local councillor has surveyed work that has recently finished on a new pipeline that goes under the railway line in Norton and will play a crucial part in the area’s emergency flood plan.

Posted by Sarah
November 15, 2017
Waste water improvements in Hillam

Yorkshire Water have started preparations for a £3.8 million project to lay a new pipeline from Hillam Waste water Treatment Works (WwTW), located off Stocking Lane, to Sutton WwTW. 

Posted by Sarah
November 2, 2017
Wheelchair friendly kissing gates installed at Gorple reservoir

Yorkshire Water has installed two wheel-chair and mobility scooter friendly kissing gates at Gorple reservoir to improve access to this remote moorland site.