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Parts of UK to have hosepipe ban

Seven water companies in southern and eastern England are introducing hosepipe bans following two unusually dry winters.

It will affect millions of customers as the drought-affected areas are the south-east of England and East Anglia.

Rivers have not been replenished because of the lack of rain, as Daniel Boettcher reports.

  • 12 Mar 2012
  • From the section UK
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