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UK Facing Drought

Three water companies in England have issued hosepipe bans for millions of households following last month's record-breaking heatwave. Southern Water, South East Water and Thames Water have all announced restrictive measures as the country suffers through its driest conditions since 1976. Read more to find out which areas are affected, what's caused the shortages and what we can do combat drought.

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UK Facing Drought
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    The Current Situation

    Wildfire Warning As Heat Health Alert Issued Amid Tinder-Dry Conditions

    Wildfire Warning As Heat Health Alert Issued Amid Tinder-Dry Conditions

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