Media centre

Welcome to the media centre. Find out more about the company and what we’ve been up to by reading our latest news or watching our videos. You will also find contact details for the Media and PR team in this section.

Latest Press Releases

  1. 24.06.2019

    Has a North East water worker volunteered for the dirtiest job in the world?

    A Teesside water worker, employed by Northumbrian Water, has volunteered to help clean-out the loos of thousands of festival-goers at this year′s Glastonbury Festival, as part of international charity WaterAid′s Loo Crew.

  2. 21.06.2019

    Pipeline project to improve River Rede

    A £500,000 project which will help to improve the quality of the River Rede, one of the only rivers in England with a significant population of fresh water pearl mussels, is underway this week.

  3. 21.06.2019

    Northumberland water treatment works reach milestone

    Work on an £11 million pound water treatment site in Northumberland has reached a key milestone.

  4. 21.06.2019

    Northumbrian Water has the flair for fundraising

    Kind-hearted people from across the North East have helped raise more than £30,000 to transform lives in Madagascar.

  5. 20.06.2019


    Two Northumbrian Water employees have volunteered to help keep thousands of thirsty festival-goers hydrated at this year’s Glastonbury Festival, supporting the ban on single-use plastics being sold at the festival and the work of charity WaterAid.


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  • NWG 30 sec V1

    Innovation Festival LOCAL TV advert.

  • What's to come at Innovation Festival 2019

    Northumbrian Water's Head of Innovation Angela MacOscar gives us a flavour of what's to come at this year's Innovation Festival 2019.

  • #WaterWomen - Emma

    Emma manages a team that is spread out across the North East, reading and maintaining water meters to ensure our customers only pay what they should.

  • Innovation Festival 2019: Work expreience and volunteer opportunities

    Check out this video to find out more about exciting opportunities at our third Innovation Festival at Newcastle Racecourse in July. Then apply at

  • #WaterWomen: Nicola Walsh

    Working in the water industry and delivering projects that help improve the environment we live in fits nicely with the personal ethos of the latest of our #WaterWomen Nicola. Here, she tells us how she got into civil engineering, at a time when it was still seen as very male dominated, and why she loves her work.

  • Data Centre Systems Administrator job

    Job alert: We've got an opportunity for someone with experience in data centre systems to come and join our team. Savvy enough to manage equipment on a range of operating systems? Sociable enough to work with a range of internal clients to make sure the team delivers what is needed? Check out this video and then visit to find out more...

  • #WaterWomen: Michelle

    Meet Michelle: she's one of our fab #WaterWomen and leads a team that goes out to find "invisible" leaks in our network. And yet she trained as a travel agent! It just shows you, there's something for everyone in the water industry. #2020Skills #EnergisingInclusion

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