News

Tapping into a Thirst for Sustainability

A Scotland-wide network of public Top up Taps has saved the equivalent of 250,000 plastic bottles

20 October 2020

Refillable Water Bottle a 'Bear' Necessity

Our 26th Top up Tap officially has launched in Paisley, with VIP St Miren FC's Paisley Panda first in line

09 October 2020

Top Up From the Tap and Toast the West Highland Way

Join us in a toast to the West Highland Way - at 40!

06 October 2020

Royal Botanic Garden Expert Kirsty's Top Tips for a Green Garden

BBC Beechgrove presenter Kirsty Wilson shows us how to save water while helping our gardens thrive

18 September 2020

Galashiels turns on new top up water tap

The Scottish Borders’ first water refill tap has been unveiled in historic Galashiels.

15 September 2020

Children Celebrate as Swimming Lessons Restart

Youngsters return to the pool after Covid closures to learn life saving water safety skills with Learn to Swim

15 September 2020

Landmark Learn to Swim Partnership Dives in for Fourth Year

We're back for another year helping create thousands of confident young swimmers with Scottish Swimming

31 August 2020

Safety is Top of the Class for Southside Pupils 

Scottish Water bosses are ensuring pupils at Ibrox Primary School are aware of safety around construction sites while works are carried out nearby. 

27 August 2020

West Lothian’s first top up tap launches in Linlithgow

West Lothian’s first water refill tap has been unveiled in historic Linlithgow

25 August 2020

Staycation Hotspot Bid to Become Island Water Efficiency Champions

We're working with Arran Eco Savvy environmental group and Home Energy Scotland to save water on the island

11 August 2020

Visitor anti-social behaviour at reservoirs under spotlight

Ahead of the weekend and forecast fine weather, visitors to Scottish Water reservoirs are being urged to act responsibly.

07 August 2020

Clean Up Underway After Oil Dumped in Sewer Network in Borders

People are being reminded to think twice about what they put down drains and sinks after a waste water works in the Borders was contaminated with used cooking oil

14 July 2020

Scottish Water Backs Beauty Spot Anti-Littering Plea

Multi-agency plea to the public to act responsibly and take litter home after huge increase in littering

09 July 2020

Public Urged to Help Cut 'Dam' Rubbish

Our multi-million pound investment project in Glasgow’s West End to help improve the environment and water quality in the River Kelvin returns to site today and we're asking the public to help tackle 'dam' rubbish.

29 June 2020

Record Water Use Prompts Call for Customers to Be Efficient

Water use rises to record levels as we call on customers to follow water saving tips around the home

11 June 2020