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  • Water Watchdog meets in Taunton

    The Consumer Council for Water Western is inviting members of the public to its next meeting in Taunton on Wednesday 24 November where the water watchdog will be questioning water companies on their performance against a range of measures including targets for leakage, sewer flooding and customer service.1 Other issues on the agenda include a … Continued

  • Look after your loo on World Toilet Day

    To mark World Toilet Day (Friday 19 November), the Consumer Council for Water is calling for consumers to use their loos responsibly by not sending inappropriate items down the drain. We visit the toilet an average of 2,500 times a year and spend about three years of our life on the loo, yet often the … Continued

  • Water Watchdog questions companies on leakage

    During the Consumer Council for Water’s next meeting in public in Leeds on Thursday 25 November, the water watchdog will be questioning companies on their performance against a range of service measures including targets for leakage. Last month the economic regulator for the water industry, Ofwat, published its service and delivery report for 2009/10. The … Continued

  • Save water to save energy and money

    In support of the Energy Saving Trust’s Energy Saving Week (25 to 31 October) the Consumer Council for Water is encouraging consumers to take a look at where they may be able to save water, energy, and therefore money around the home. Around three quarters of a household’s energy use relates to heating and hot … Continued

  • Save water to save energy and money

    In support of the Energy Saving Trust’s Energy Saving Week (25 to 31 October) the Consumer Council for Water is encouraging consumers to take a look at where they may be able to save water, energy, and therefore money around the home. Around three quarters of a household’s energy use relates to heating and hot … Continued

  • Water Watchdog meets in Birmingham

    The Consumer Council for Water Central and Eastern Committee is inviting members of the public to its next meeting on Wednesday 27 October in Birmingham, when it will question local water companies about the quality of their customer service and the number of complaints each has received over the past financial year. Representatives from Severn … Continued