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Protect your pipes from bursts as the thaw arrives

As temperatures are expected to rise this weekend after a long period of cold weather, South West Water is reminding customers how to prevent leaks caused by frozen pipes thawing out.

12/02/2021

South West Water is building the future with record number of apprentices

South West Water is marking the start of National Apprenticeship Week with a commitment to offering 500 new apprenticeships in the next five years.

05/02/2021

SOUTH WEST WATER – PIONEERS OF A NEW RELATIONSHIP WITH CUSTOMERS – ANNOUNCES THAT AVERAGE BILLS WILL FALL IN 2021

Shaped by customers for customers, South West Water’s pioneering WaterShare+ scheme was launched at the end of 2020, giving customers a greater say and stake in the business.

03/02/2021

SOUTH WEST WATER TO CREATE UP TO 500 NEW JOBS TO HELP GREEN RECOVERY

South West Water has published its Green Recovery Initiative – a plan to create up to 500 new jobs and help the region’s economy recover from the Covid-19 pandemic.

01/02/2021

South West Water is looking to fund new water-saving projects

From drought tolerant gardens and water butts in community allotments to educational displays in schools, South West Water is looking to support local projects with its new £75,000-a-year Water-Saving Community Fund.

21/01/2021

Get ready for winter, advises South West Water

We’re all likely to be spending much more time at home this winter, and it’s important to be prepared for the colder weather ahead.

04/12/2020

South West Water to kick-start careers for region’s unemployed young people

South West Water is providing jobs for 50 unemployed young people across the region as part of the Government’s new Kickstart scheme.

02/12/2020

South West Water owner Pennon Group announces half-year results

Pennon Group, the owners of South West Water, announced their half-year results today. This is the company’s first financial announcement since 1 in 16 households in the South West became shareholders in the company last month.

24/11/2020

A new dawn for Mayflower and the end of an era for Crownhill

Today (Wednesday 4 November), a quarter of a million people in the Plymouth area will be drinking water produced by a new, state-of-the-art treatment works.

04/11/2020

New ownership scheme opens up for South West Water customers

The number of people taking a stake in South West Water’s parent company has more than tripled, after one in 16 households chose to become shareholders under a pioneering scheme which shares the water company’s success with customers.

23/10/2020

Lord Taylor of Goss Moor appointed as champion for water customers

Lord Matthew Taylor of Goss Moor has been appointed as the independent chair of a panel which will champion the voice of South West Water customers, giving them a greater say in the company.

29/09/2020

South West Water shares £20m with customers

In an industry first, South West Water (SWW) will soon be sharing £20 million with customers after outperforming its last business plan. From Monday (21 September) customers are being invited to choose how they would like to receive their £20.

18/09/2020