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Southern Water and Thames Water have now lifted their hosepipe bans. The restrictions which have been in place since April were eased at midnight in response to the recent heavy rainfall and higher levels of water at reservoirs.
After two days of flooding it's hoped people can begin clearing up their homes in West Sussex today. Southern Water and Thames Water have both announced the end of their hosepipe bans.
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Two of the region's water firms have lifted their hosepipe bans. However, South East Water's ban remains. Meridian asked the firm why.
On the day two water companies announce restrictions are to be lifted, South East Water says it will keep it's hosepipe bans in place.