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Welsh Water tops the industry in supporting house building

Welsh Water is continuing to lead the market when it comes to supporting development according to independent findings by Water UK.


Sewer worker’s invention saves Welsh Water thousands

A Welsh Water employee from Tonteg is saving the company thousands of pounds and improving services for 1.4 million customers, all from his own garden shed.


Alastair Lyons appointed as Chairman of Glas Cymru

Glas Cymru Holdings Cyf. - the owner of water company, Dŵr Cymru (Welsh Water) - today announces that Alastair Lyons CBE has been appointed to become a member of the Board from 1 May 2016 and will take over as Chairman after the company’s AGM on 8 July 2016. He will succeed the current Chairman, Robert Ayling, who announced last year that he planned to stand down this summer.


International Women's Day 2016

Today (March 8) is International Women's Day, a globally recognised day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women everywhere. We'd like to introduce you to a few of the women in our business who help us provide such a valuable service to our customers.


Glas Cymru confirms changes to its structure

The Board of Glas Cymru, which owns Welsh Water, has today confirmed that it has changed the structure of the Glas Cymru Group following approval from its Members at a recent Extraordinary General Meeting and a Scheme of Arrangement in the High Court. 


Work gets underway on Welsh Water’s £31 million pound investment at Bryn Cowlyd

Welsh Water has started work on a £31 million pound investment scheme which will ensure nearly 100,000 customers in Llandudno, Colwyn Bay, Conwy and surrounding areas continue to receive a top quality drinking water supply.


Welsh Water keeps prices below inflation and extends help to customers struggling to pay

Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water’s average household bill will remain unchanged compared to last year making it the seventh consecutive year that the average household bill be below the rate of RPI inflation.


Helicopter lends a helping hand to repair water main

Welsh Water scaled new heights in Dolgarrog, Conwy this week as a helicopter was bought in to help out with repairs to a pipe located in a remote area on the Carneddau mountains.