9 minutes agoLast updated 9 minutes ago
The ban will affect people in north-west England, but other firms say they have no plans to follow suit.
Imprints of old and ancient settlements not seen in known memory are emerging from the soil as the heat takes its toll on greenery.
Signs for rain at the end of the week have changed to something drier, Louise Lear explains what's behind the shift in weather pattern.
Horsefly bites are painful and can lead to a skin infection that may require antibiotics, say doctors.
Global heat records have fallen this month, and not just where it's summer. So what's happening?
BBC Weather in association with MeteoGroup
All times are BST (Europe/London, GMT +0100) unless otherwise stated.