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  • Concept for the 12 December 2019 Election in UK, first Christmas election in a century.
    General Election 2019 – what it means for our communications

    The race for Number 10 is officially underway – and that has implications for a non-departmental public body like CCWater. In the run-up to polling day on 12 December we’ll be limited in what we can say and do due to election period (purdah) restrictions and the need to make sure we remain completely impartial. … Continued

  • four students around a laptop
    Water good lesson for a happy student house

    So you’ve moved away from home into your student house and are starting to finally settle in. Making new friends and sharing new experiences can make it an exciting time – but it also brings fresh challenges and responsibilities too. To make life a little easier, we’ve compiled some of our favourite tips to help … Continued

  • Row of Halloween pumpkins
    Frightfully good ways to save this Halloween

    Receiving your water bill is enough to send shivers down the spine, especially if you are already struggling financially. Our latest Water for All report shows that about 3 million households currently find their water bill unaffordable – but there are ways to slash your charges. We’ve compiled some of our simple tricks to help … Continued

  • Tony smith, CEO, Consumer Council for Water
    Long-serving CCWater chief announces retirement

    The Chief Executive of the Consumer Council for Water (CCWater) is set to retire from the watchdog after more than 14 years at the helm. Tony Smith has announced that he will leave the consumer group next June having led the organisation since its inception in October 2005. It will draw to a close a … Continued

  • hand holding water globe
    Water companies set out plans to thwart future droughts

    Efforts to make sure there is enough water for the environment and future generations to thrive will be discussed when water companies meet with The Consumer Council for Water (CCWater) in Croydon on Tuesday (October 29). CCWater will be bringing together water companies from across the South East of England to discuss the steps they … Continued