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Six Ways to Save Water at Home as Drought Fears Sweep England

Visitors walk across parched grass in Greenwich Park in London on Aug. 3.

Visitors walk across parched grass in Greenwich Park in London on Aug. 3.

Photographer: Jose Sarmento Matos/Bloomberg

As scorching summer temperatures continue, water companies have issued warnings to consumers amid fears the UK is heading for a drought.

Some water companies have taken the step of introducing hosepipe bans while others are encouraging consumers to be more mindful of their water usage.