2016 News

Ed Mitchell appointed deputy chair of Bournemouth Water’s Customer Challenge Group

The Group, to be known as the WaterFuture Customer Panel (WFCP), will assist and challenge Bournemouth Water during the three-year development of the company's next regulated business plan, which will run from 2020 to 2025.


Nick Buckland appointed Chair of new Customer Challenge Group for Bournemouth Water

The Customer Challenge Group (CCG) will help to ensure that during the development of the new business plan, customer views and priorities are adequately addressed and activities and outcomes are socially, economically and environmentally sustainable.


Planning some plumbing work

In many cases, you need to notify and get the approval of your local water supplier before you can begin work on new and existing plumbing systems and some types of water installations.  This is to make sure the work meets the Water Supply (Water Fittings) Regulations that are designed to keep drinking water supplies safe and...


Delivering a great service to customers!

Bournemouth Water published its annual performance report ‘How we’re doing’ today, which shows that it has either met or exceeded all its performance targets for the year ended 31 March 2016.  


South West Growth Fund delivers £2.3 million business boost

23 businesses from Cornwall to Gloucestershire are now benefitting from grants totalling £2.3million from the South West Growth Fund. These first grants from the fund, which was launched last year by Plymouth University’s GAIN team, SWMAS Ltd, Bournemouth Water Business Services and the Western Morning News, will deliver 300 new jobs...


Bournemouth Water merges with South West Water

Bournemouth Water today (1 April) transferred into South West Water. 


Bournemouth Water backs Water Saving Week and World Water Day

BOURNEMOUTH Water is backing a national week-long drive to promote simple water saving tips, as well as supporting WaterAid’s World Water Day campaign.


Speaking out for WaterAid

WATERAID’S Speaker Network is growing with nine fresh recruits newly trained in Dorset and the South West.


Bournemouth Water continues to keep prices down

Bournemouth Water published its annual water prices today, which sees the average household customer bill set at £136 for 2016/17, £11 less than it was five years ago.


Bournemouth Water renews contract with education partner

BOURNEMOUTH Water has renewed its contract with Life Education Wessex (LEW) as its education partner.


Beat the winter blues

BOURNEMOUTH Water is joining forces with WaterSafe to make sure customers know how to keep their homes safe from frozen and burst pipes this winter.