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Welsh Water investing over £21 million in west Wales

  • Over 174km of pipe will be replaced or cleansed
  • 5km of trunk main will be replaced in Llechryd and Cilgerran
  • £2 million will be spent in Hermon, Eglwyswrw and Pont-siân areas
  • Innovative technology will be used to minimise disruption

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water is undertaking the biggest ever investment to the drinking water supply in west Wales to ensure customers continue to receive a first class supply for decades to come.


Welsh Water investing £300,000 to improve bathing water quality in Aberarth

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water is to invest £300,000 on a project to improve the bathing water quality in the Aberarth area of Cardigan.


Welsh Water customers handed unique say over spending

A national water company is to be the first UK utility company to give its three million customers the chance to influence how tens of millions of pounds of potential profit should be spent.


Welsh Water’s performance ranks with the best in the industry

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water today welcomed a report published by the independent consumer watchdog, Consumer Council for Water (CCWater), which examines the views of customers across Wales and England on their water and sewerage services.


Welsh Water kicks off £6 million water investment programme in North Wales network

Welsh Water has started work on a £6 million investment programme on its water network across North Wales which will ensure customers continue to receive first class drinking water supply for decades to come. This investment forms part of a wider nationwide investment of £30 million a year in the network by the not for profit utility company.


Unique not-for-profit model brings £32 million boost for Welsh Water’s customers

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water, has today announced that £32 million – the equivalent to dividends paid to shareholders in other companies – will be used to:

  • provide additional financial support for those customers struggling to pay their bills;
  • invest in renewable energy generation schemes to cut carbon emissions and to help keep down future customer bills;
  • target improvements for areas suffering repeat problems with their water supply; and
  • part-fund a new visitor centre at the Llys y Frân reservoir in Pembrokeshire.


Welsh Water proud to play its part in Wales' record Blue Flag success 2016

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water is proud to have played its part in helping Wales achieving a record number of Blue Flags awards, putting its beaches and marinas amongst the best in the UK and across the world.


Dwr Cymru Welsh Water’s Elan Estate has an exciting programme of events running throughout the year

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water’s Elan Estate has an exciting programme of events running throughout the year.