Manchester City supporters have transformed impoverished children’s access to clean water in an Indian mega-city which is fast running out.
Part of a busy Dundee road is being forced to shut from Thursday morning.
Britain’s biggest water company, Thames Water, is among four firms taken to task by regulator Ofwat over their business plans, with just three companies given the green light.
Potato growers have been warned that another dry summer in 2019 could have much more serious consequences for agriculture than the drought of last year.
The Scottish Government has insisted it has no plans to scrap the discount single people receive on council tax – but it refused to rule out changes to a similar discount scheme for water charges.
A Perthshire water supplier has cemented its reputation as one of Scotland’s most exciting companies after booking a near 25-fold increase in annual sales to almost £440 million.
Hundreds of Thames Water staff are walking the streets at night, listening for leaks, as the utility giant battles to make repairs after a year of extreme weather wreaked havoc.
Thames Water has warned of a no-deal Brexit threat to clean water and confirmed talks with the Government as the sector seeks to safeguard supplies after the UK leaves the European Union.
Thames Water has blamed the Beast from the East and the summer heatwave for a surge in water leaks and supply disruption as it reported a plunge in half-year profits.
Fifteen flood warnings covering almost all of Tayside's main rivers and several of the region's biggest towns are in force following an overnight downpour.