News

Edinburgh’s Tap Trail Inspires New Workout Challenge

Edinburgh’s network of distinctive Scottish Water Top up Taps has inspired a new outdoor workout challenge with a difference.

20 August 2021

Below Par Behaviour at Popular Reservoir

Eagle-eyed visitors to a popular reservoir collected 250 golf balls from the site

10 August 2021

Suitcase Pulled Out of Dingwall Drain

A Scottish Water sewer response team pulled a pink wheelie suitcase out of a drain in Dingwall, after being called out to clear a blockage

27 July 2021

Call to Curb Irresponsible Behaviour at East Renfrewshire Beauty Spot

We're urging members of the public to respect Picketlaw Reservoir in Eaglesham, following recent acts of vandalism and fears for people’s safety

23 July 2021

Peatland Restoration Helps Net Zero Emission Goals

The restoration of peatbogs across Scotland is helping to protect source water quality and reduce carbon emissions.

23 July 2021

Iconic Bute Landmark Gets Facelift For Staycation Boom

We're giving the historic Bogany Point Pumping Station in Rothesay a staycation makeover!

21 July 2021

Rico Gives Thumbs Up to Lossiemouth’s New Top Up Tap

Visitors to Lossiemouth's beautiful Esplanade can now top up with fresh water on the go at a new free refill tap on the town’s seafront

20 July 2021

On Yer Bike to Loch Katrine!

We're ready to welcome visitors back to one of Scotland’s top beauty spots – Loch Katrine

02 July 2021

Summer Visitor Appeal to Respect Scotland’s Reservoirs

Summer visitors are being asked to respect Scotland’s reservoirs and behave responsibly around them during the holiday period.

02 July 2021

Water Efficiency Call for North Communities

Scottish Water is asking people in Moray, Skye, Lochalsh and the Western Isles to help maintain supplies and protect the environment by using water efficiently

29 June 2021

Water Refill Taps Boost Anti-Litter Efforts at Beauty Spots

Visitors to some of Scotland’s most beautiful natural locations will be able to refill and stay rehydrated at new public water taps being installed to help reduce waste and litter.

16 June 2021

Scottish Water staff ‘sett-up’ badgers with new home

 A clan of badgers are sett-ling into a new home – constructed by staff working on a water environment project in Edinburgh

15 June 2021

Scottish Water and Friends Volunteer to Litter Pick

In support of Volunteers’ Week 2021, we joined forces with Friends of Milngavie Reservoir for a litter pick at Milngavie Reservoirs

04 June 2021

Roughrigg Reservoir to Stay After Customers Have Their Say

We've taken the decision to keep Roughrigg Reservoir in North Lanarkshire following a wide public consultation with local communities

03 June 2021

Community Asked to Help Put the Flow Back in St Leonard Park

Residents of St Mary's in Dundee are being urged to get involved in early proposals which could see water and wildlife brought into the heart of a local green space

02 June 2021