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Celebrate National Nest Box Week At Elan Valley

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water’s Elan Valley Estate is celebrating National Nest Box Week by offering visitors the chance to build their own nest box using Elan Valley timber.


Land Rover put to the test against the height and gradient of the mighty Claerwen Dam

Spiderman could do it and no doubt a rock climber would manage it with ease, but who would have thought that a 1930s Land Rover Defender would be brave enough to attempt to scale the wall of the Claerwen Dam at Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water’s Elan Valley Estate.


Create a little magic at the Elan Valley

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water’s Elan Valley Estate is inviting children of all ages to create a little magic on Sunday 15 February by making their very own fairy door.


Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water keeps prices below inflation for sixth consecutive year

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water’s 1.3 million household customers across most of Wales, Herefordshire and parts of Deeside, are to benefit from below inflation prices for their water and sewerage charges for the sixth consecutive year.


New duty on landlords to inform Welsh Water about tenants

Landlords in Wales and England whose rental properties receive their water and sewage services from Welsh Water will need to provide information about their tenants to the company under new regulations introduced by the Welsh Government.


Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water secures £230 million loan from the European Investment Bank

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water has today confirmed that it has agreed a £230 million loan facility with the European Investment Bank. The loan, aided by Welsh Water having the highest credit rating in the UK’s utilities sector, will help the company keep its costs down, which in turn will help keep customer bills lower as it implements its record £1.5 billion capital investment programme in the five years from April 2015 and commits to achieving a decade of below inflation price increases by 2020.


Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water restores peatland ecosystems to improve water quality

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water has been working in partnership with Natural Resources Wales, RSPB Cymru, Snowdonia National Park Authority and the National Trust to restore peatland ecosystems and improve the quality of water entering its treatment works.


Discover Elan Valley’s Dambuster history this weekend

Take a guided walk through Elan Valley on Sunday, 28th December and learn more about the valley’s link with the Dambuster raids.