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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

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

Health Expert Amanda Encourages Kids to Use Refillable Bottles at School

Scots health and nutrition expert Amanda Hamilton gets behind Your Water Your Life drive to encourage making refillable bottles part of kids' back-to-school kit

08 August 2019

Your Water Your Life Erskine

The Erskine Home in Bishopton is the latest organisation to back our national campaign, encouraging its staff to make tap water their first choice. 

19 July 2019

Blog: My Hopes for Future in Water Sector – says IW Rising Star Kirstin Watt

Scottish Water's Kirstin Watt says winning two awards through her roles with Institute of Water is investment in the future of the water sector

12 July 2019

Help Stop Fire Hydrant Vandalism

Together with Scottish Fire and Rescue and Police Scotland, we're warning the public about the consequences of fire hydrant vandalism and urging communities across Scotland to help avoid lives being put at risk.

08 July 2019

Scottish Water crew raise over £6,000 in Glastonbury Challenge

A team of 12 Scottish Water employees have made it back to work after their epic 500-mile fundraising cycle to Glastonbury Festival to join WaterAid’s loo crew

03 July 2019

Pupils Pledge to Protect the Planet

Youngsters in Fife are taking part in fun education sessions to teach them how to protect the planet

25 June 2019

Be Safe Around Watercourses This Summer

We're urging everyone to stay safe and not take risks around rivers, reservoirs and lochs this summer

24 June 2019

Swim Star Stephen Backs Kids’ Water Safety Lesson

Olympian Stephen Milne joins nationwide Water Safety Campaign, part of our Learn to Swim programme

21 June 2019

Island Kids Make a Splash on the Mainland

Pupils from the island of Tiree are swapping a windswept loch, once the home of ancient Scots, for a modern city pool to enhance their swimming skills

14 June 2019

Kids Take Part in Biggest Ever Water Safety Lesson

Thousands of young swimmers learn self-rescue and life-saving skills in the largest coordinated water safety lesson ever seen in Scotland

14 June 2019

Mollie Backs Munros for Malawi Challenge

Mountaineer Mollie Hughes backs our Munro Challenge to fund projects improving access to clean water in Malawi

06 June 2019

Back to School for Scottish Water Boss

Youngsters at Sunnyside Primary School in Glasgow give Scottish Water boss Peter Farrer a lesson from their conservation champions

30 May 2019