South West Water statement - Ofwat’s Freeze/Thaw report
We appreciate the positive feedback from industry regulator Ofwat on how South West Water responded to the challenges faced by the ‘Beast from the East’ in early March, and fully recognise the inconvenience caused to those affected by disrupted water supplies. The vast majority of customers, however, continued to receive an...
Major investment benefits South Devon’s tap water
Drinking water services
The new ultraviolet disinfection system A £6million project will deliver even better drinking water to customers in South Devon from today (13 June 2018). South West Water has invested £6million at Tottiford Water Treatment Works, near Bovey Tracey, to install six new granular activated carbon filters, a new pumping station and...
Farmers contribute to water quality improvement
A straightforward change made by farmers is making a significant difference to water quality in West Cornwall.
Waste water services
While investigating a leak in the grounds of the Old Coastguard Hotel, Mousehole, on Monday 21 May, we identified a burst on a section of badly damaged sewer.
Think before you flush at Blue Flag beaches
Love your loo
Visitors to some of Cornwall’s most iconic beauty spots are being reminded to think before they flush this summer.