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Think before you use water - do you really need it? Use water wisely. More tips here:

Current water status Current water restrictions (including hosepipe bans) Find out why you should save water and how you can help conserve supplies. Why should I save water? Droughts are natural events and happen when a period of low rainfall leads to a shortage of water. We must save water because we can’t predict how long a drought will last. Water shortages don’t just affect us - they can also seriously harm our environment. Our water comes from rivers and the ground so every drop we use has a direct effect on the environment. We must use water efficiently to make sure we have enough water, and at the same time protect our valuable natural environment. How to use less water It’s always important to avoid wasting water, and even more so during a drought. Think before you use water - ask yourself what the water is for and if you really need to use it. Some things yo...

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