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Southern Water to give customers a share of £123 million over 'shocking' failures

Southern Water is to pay £123 million back to customers following an investigation by regulator Ofwat

25 June 2019

April price rises have kicked in - act now to beat the hikes

A new wave of price hikes hit today, from council tax and prescriptions to energy and broadband - and while you can't stop the rises, there are still plenty of ways to cut these bills

1 April 2019

Average water bill to rise by £8 – see how yours will change

The average water and sewerage bill in England and Wales is set to rise by £8 to £415 a year from 1 April

6 February 2019

Household bills now rising faster than inflation, MSE Bills Tracker shows

Household bills are rising faster than inflation for the first time since April 2017, according to the latest MSE Bills Tracker

26 November 2018

Let companies make water meters compulsory, MPs say

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee has published a report, Regulation of the Water Industry, which makes the suggestion

9 October 2018

Free water refill points to be introduced across Scotland

The first will be opened in Edinburgh next month, and others will appear between now and March

27 September 2018

Three water companies scolded for poor customer service by watchdog

Three water companies have been told by the Consumer Council for Water to improve customer service following a high number of complaints

20 September 2018

Ofwat to quiz water firms after thousands of shortages

Water regulator Ofwat has announced a review of the supply issues experienced by customers after recent severe weather

12 March 2018

Average water bill to rise by £9 - see how yours will change

The average water and sewerage bill in England and Wales will rise by £9 in the next year – to £405

1 February 2018

Rise in household bills slowing, MSE Bills Tracker shows

The rate at which household bills and expenses are increasing has slowed, according to our MSE Bills Tracker

23 November 2017

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