News

Walker’s water image is picture perfect

People who took part in the Scottish Borders Walking Festival helped put a campaign highlighting the benefits of topping up from the tap in the picture.

16 September 2019

Working together to reduce marine litter in the River Clyde

As part of our commitment to the Upstream Battle Campaign, we’re supporting Keep Scotland Beautiful’s Week of Action on #MarineLitter

13 September 2019

'Tap’s the Way We Do It In the Western Isles’

Isles’ music sensation and summer festival favourites Peat & Diesel joined children from Back Primary School and representatives of the local community to unveil a new Scottish Water Top up Tap in Stornoway

12 September 2019

Time Capsule marks opening of Tullich Water Treatment Works

Michael Russell MSP officially opens £29m water treatment works in Argyll and Bute as time capsule is buried for 50 years

10 September 2019

Research Reveals Almost All Microplastics Removed from Drinking Water

Water industry calls for government and business to do more to tackle microplastics entering our water environment

09 September 2019

Shieldhall Tunnel Wins Inspiring City Award

£100 million investment project recognised at prestigious Inspiring City Awards 2019

06 September 2019

New Net Zero Emissions Drive Welcomed

We're leading the way in renewable technology and energy efficiency as Programme for Government tackles climate emergency

03 September 2019

Limekilns Beach Pipe Project Completed

Scottish Water has completed a £500,000 investment to help improve the local waste water network and protect the natural environment at Limekilns beach.

03 September 2019

Scotland’s Most Northerly Top Up Tap Launched in Shetland

Scotland’s most northerly Top Up Tap has been unveiled in Lerwick, providing an easy way for locals and visitors to stay hydrated while on the go

02 September 2019

Perthshire Community Hailed Scotland’s First Water Efficient Village

Community in Dunkeld and Birnam has saved 1 million litres of water in a year to help tackle climate change

30 August 2019

Kids Dive In at Learn to Swim's First Outdoor Class

Olympic champ Duncan Scott joins Learn to Swim programme's first outdoor classes in Gourock

27 August 2019

North-East School Kids Set Water Efficiency Design Challenge

Scottish Water has helped award-winning social enterprise Scarf launch its 2020 Schools Calendar competition for children around the North-east of Scotland

27 August 2019

Homeowners Urged to Check for Lead Pipes

WaterSafe want people to check if their pipes are made of lead in homes built before 1970

22 August 2019

Top Up Taps Network Set to Grow Across Scotland

We are set to expand our network of Top Up Taps across to country so everyone can use a refillable bottle on the go

22 August 2019

Customers Get Chance to Meet Scottish Water Bosses

Board members will answer customers' questions at our next Annual Consultative Meeting 

19 August 2019