A watchdog has warned four water companies to curb a sharp rise in customer complaints following service disruptions and billing problems.
Disruption to domestic water supplies has risen by a fifth in two years, leading to a watchdog to call on suppliers to do “much more” to protect customers.
Scotland’s drinking water meets the most stringent requirements in the world with up to 500 samples undergoing six quality tests every day. Here, LAURA COVENTRY pays a visit to the Scottish Water labs in Edinburgh where she meets the team behind our taps…
We have world-class drinking water on tap here in Scotland. From saving money to helping protect the environment, there are many great reasons to switch to tap as a convenient and healthy way to stay hydrated.
Darius: I drank dirty water from the Thames to prove it could be made safe… but it put me into a coma
DARIUS Campbell has revealed how he almost died after drinking from the Thames to promote his water aid charity.
Our reporter heads out with one of Scotland’s top dowsers to see if the water-finding practice really works
FINDING leaks and pipes can be a tricky but vital job for water companies.
SWAPPING a daily beer for a glass of water cuts the risk of obesity by a fifth and aids weight loss, research suggests.
MORE than seven out of 10 people are uncomfortable asking for a free glass of tap water from places such as bars and restaurants if they are not a customer, a survey shows.
The advice to "drink plenty of fluids" when unwell lacks evidence, experts say.