Hosepipe ban looms for drought hit Britain

Hosepipe ban just hours away Credit: ITV News

From midnight using a hosepipe in parts of drought hit Britain will be banned.

Southern Water, South East Water, Thames Water, Anglian Water, Sutton and East Surrey, Veolia Central and Veolia South East are to enforce restrictions.

Some of these restrictions will come into force on 5 April 2012.