Press releases

Our press releases highlight a wide range of industry and consumer issues.


CIPHE calls on Government to protect livelihoods

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Coronavirus, Government 

The CIPHE calls on Government to protect the livelihoods of the self-employed.

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What to do if you need a plumbing or heating engineer

Dee ann Sun Masks


Consumer Advice, Coronavirus 

What to do if you need the services of a plumbing or heating engineer during the pandemic.

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Never flush wet wipes down your loo

toilet roll


Consumer Advice 

The reasons why you should only ever flush the three P’s - pee, poo and (toilet) paper.

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Dealing with frozen and burst pipes

burst pipes


Consumer Advice 

Frozen and burst pipes can cause plumbing emergencies when temperatures drop below zero.

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Flooding advice from the CIPHE



Consumer Advice 

Do you know what to do with your plumbing and heating systems if your property floods?

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Escape of water claims rise

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The Construction Insurance Risk Engineers Group record a rise in escape of water claims.

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Plumb job for sanitary superheroes

hero plumber



On Wednesday 11 March, plumbers across the land will be celebrated on World Plumbing Day.

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Network Rail to scrap toilet charge

Public toilets



Network Rail scraps toilet charges at Leeds, Manchester Piccadilly & Liverpool Lime Street.

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Christmas dinner down the drain



Consumer Advice 

Here's how to dispose of fat, oil and grease from cooking your Christmas dinner properly.

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