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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

'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

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

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

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

Cleaning Up At Barassie Beach In Troon

A tatty old trainer, a plastic crustacean and a toy mobile phone were just some of the more unusual finds made by our volunteers during a recent beach clean at Barassie Beach in Troon.

15 August 2019

Isles MSP opens award-winning new Water Treatment Works

An award-winning new Water Treatment Works (WTW) in Lochmaddy has been officially opened by Na h-Eileanan an Iar MSP Dr Alasdair Allan, with Sgoil Lionacleit Pipe Band

14 August 2019

Clean Up Helps Milngavie Bloom

Workers on a multi-million pound Scottish Water project to improve services to more than 54,000 people have helped Milngavie in Bloom by tidying the riverbank and clearing litter on a stretch of the Allander Water in the town

12 August 2019

Top Up Taps are Big Hit of the Summer

Thousands of visitors at big summer events have been topping up from the tap to stay hydrated and care for the environment

09 August 2019