Ofwat said its latest price review is the ‘most far-reaching’ ever undertaken and will see an extra £12 billion invested.Read the full story ›
Serious pollution incidents causing damage to rivers and wildlife in England increased last year, according to the agency’s annual report.Read the full story ›
Mr Robertson has only been in post for three years and will leave the company at the end of June.Read the full story ›
Water companies say wet wipes don't break down and as a result, are blocking sewers, costing them and tax payers £90 million each year.Read the full story ›
The Drinking Water Quality Regulator has raised concerns about possible health risks.Read the full story ›
Experts said increased fluid intake over a short period of time could cause confusion, vomiting and speech disturbance.Read the full story ›
Severn Trent Water say there is no time frame for when residents will have their water supplies restored.Read the full story ›
A further 86,000 homes in Lancashire have been told they no longer need to boil water after an outbreak of a parasitic bug.
United Utilities lifted restrictions in Chorley, Preston and South Ribble following work to remove the cryptosporidium bug.
On Thursday, the notice was lifted for 80,000 homes in the region.
Some schools have been warned the notice may still be in place when pupils return from the summer holidays.
United Utilities said it has arranged for 174 schools to be supplied with bottled water while the notice is still in effect.
A warning to boil tap water after an outbreak of a parasitic bug has been lifted in parts of Lancashire by United Utilities.Read the full story ›
Customers made more than 120,000 complaints to water firms in a year, a new report reveals.
The total of 123,218 written complaints received by companies between April 1 2013 and March 31 this year is the equivalent of more than 300 every day.
More than half were about billing and charges matters, the Consumer Council for Water (CCWater) said.
However, the total complaints tally fell by 18% compared to 2012/13.