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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

Real World Scenario Engages the Next Generation

Scottish Water challenges pupils in Inverness to design, plan, build, and test their own water network

17 May 2019

Kids Carve Out Fun in the Playground

Schoolkids in Glasgow's West End welcome new arrivals as beautiful wooden carvings arrive at Hillhead Primary and Kelvin Park Early Years Nursery.

08 May 2019

Fantastic Phoebe Swims Her Stamina Back

Inspiring seven-year-old girl, with a rare form of cancer, is bouncing back after spending a year in hospital – thanks to her weekly swimming lessons

06 May 2019

Swimming Programme Calls for New Wave of Preschoolers

Borders kids dived into the month of May by swimming with one of the country’s most successful sports stars

03 May 2019

Swimmers to Purge Plastic Bottles from Pools

Scottish Swimming has become the first national representative organisation to back Scottish Water’s Your Water Your Life campaign

07 February 2019

North East Youngsters Draw Attention to the Importance of Using Water Wisely

Primary school pupils from across North-east Scotland attended a prestigious award ceremony at the Scottish Parliament yesterday

18 January 2019

Kingussie Water Work Completed,Leaving Forgotten Friary’s Story to be Told Later in 2019

Scottish Water has completed work to take care of Kingussie’s water network after it was briefly interrupted by the discovery of the foundations of a long forgotten Carmelite friary, together with human remains believed to date back to the Middle Ages

15 January 2019

Scottish Water Horizons Scientist Rebecca is a Rising Star

A scientist at Scottish Water Horizons has been awarded a place on a prestigious programme which helps develop the skills of rising talent within the water industry

08 January 2019

National Learn to Swim Framework Is Strokes Ahead

Tens of thousands of Scottish children are benefitting from a national programme to help them become better and more confident swimmers, an independent report has found

27 December 2018