Is your home in danger from drought?

Sarah Coles
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It's not just hosepipe bans that we have to fear as a result of the current dry spell. There's another, much more serious, threat to homeowners in dry parts of the country.

So with the Met Office predicting another dry month in those areas already suffering from low rainfall, we examine this threat to your home.