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A person lies in a chair on dried out ground in Green Park, following a long period of hot weather and little rainfall, in London, Britain, August 7, 2022. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A person lies in a chair on dried out ground in Green Park, following a long period of hot weather and little rainfall, in London, Britain, August 7, 2022. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A person lies in a chair on dried out ground in Green Park, following a long period of hot weather and little rainfall, in London, Britain, August 7, 2022. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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People walk around the low water levels at Baitings Reservoir in Ripponden, West Yorkshire, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith

People walk around the low water levels at Baitings Reservoir in Ripponden, West Yorkshire, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith

People walk around the low water levels at Baitings Reservoir in Ripponden, West Yorkshire, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith
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Dried out ground in a park, following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in St Albans, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Matthew Childs

Dried out ground in a park, following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in St Albans, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Matthew Childs

Dried out ground in a park, following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in St Albans, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Matthew Childs
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A woman swims in Middle Dock during a second heatwave in the financial district of Canary Wharf in London, Britain, August 11, 2022.  REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

A woman swims in Middle Dock during a second heatwave in the financial district of Canary Wharf in London, Britain, August 11, 2022.  REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

A woman swims in Middle Dock during a second heatwave in the financial district of Canary Wharf in London, Britain, August 11, 2022.  REUTERS/Kevin Coombs
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A person walks near the low water levels at Baitings Reservoir in Ripponden, West Yorkshire, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith

A person walks near the low water levels at Baitings Reservoir in Ripponden, West Yorkshire, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith

A person walks near the low water levels at Baitings Reservoir in Ripponden, West Yorkshire, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith
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People look at the low water levels at Baitings Reservoir in Ripponden, West Yorkshire, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith

People look at the low water levels at Baitings Reservoir in Ripponden, West Yorkshire, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith

People look at the low water levels at Baitings Reservoir in Ripponden, West Yorkshire, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith
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A general view of dried-out grass outfield following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather during a T20 Last Man Stands cricket match between MK Stallions (batting) and MK Super Kings cricket clubs, in Milton Keynes, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers

A general view of dried-out grass outfield following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather during a T20 Last Man Stands cricket match between MK Stallions (batting) and MK Super Kings cricket clubs, in Milton Keynes, Britain, August 10,...more

A general view of dried-out grass outfield following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather during a T20 Last Man Stands cricket match between MK Stallions (batting) and MK Super Kings cricket clubs, in Milton Keynes, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers
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Dried out ground on Batchwood golf course, following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in St Albans, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Matthew Childs

Dried out ground on Batchwood golf course, following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in St Albans, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Matthew Childs

Dried out ground on Batchwood golf course, following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in St Albans, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Matthew Childs
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Cows eat straw and grass silage which is normally a winter feed at a farm in Harpole, near Northampton, Britain, August 10, 2022. The cows have been on supplementary food from the start of August due to hot, dry weather and lack of grass. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers

Cows eat straw and grass silage which is normally a winter feed at a farm in Harpole, near Northampton, Britain, August 10, 2022. The cows have been on supplementary food from the start of August due to hot, dry weather and lack of grass....more

Cows eat straw and grass silage which is normally a winter feed at a farm in Harpole, near Northampton, Britain, August 10, 2022. The cows have been on supplementary food from the start of August due to hot, dry weather and lack of grass. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers
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People sit in the sun, surrounded by parched grass during a period of hot and dry weather, in London, Britain, August 9, 2022.  REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

People sit in the sun, surrounded by parched grass during a period of hot and dry weather, in London, Britain, August 9, 2022.  REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

People sit in the sun, surrounded by parched grass during a period of hot and dry weather, in London, Britain, August 9, 2022.  REUTERS/Peter Nicholls
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Dried out ground on a football pitch, following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in St Albans, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Matthew Childs

Dried out ground on a football pitch, following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in St Albans, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Matthew Childs

Dried out ground on a football pitch, following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in St Albans, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Matthew Childs
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A deer and its fawn cross a road shortly after sunrise, with the London skyline seen behind, as a second heatwave is predicted for parts of the country, Richmond Park, London, Britain, August 8, 2022.  REUTERS/Toby Melville

A deer and its fawn cross a road shortly after sunrise, with the London skyline seen behind, as a second heatwave is predicted for parts of the country, Richmond Park, London, Britain, August 8, 2022.  REUTERS/Toby Melville

A deer and its fawn cross a road shortly after sunrise, with the London skyline seen behind, as a second heatwave is predicted for parts of the country, Richmond Park, London, Britain, August 8, 2022.  REUTERS/Toby Melville
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A woman sits as the sun sets on Clapham Common, following a long period of hot weather and little rainfall, in London, Britain, August 8, 2022.  REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

A woman sits as the sun sets on Clapham Common, following a long period of hot weather and little rainfall, in London, Britain, August 8, 2022.  REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

A woman sits as the sun sets on Clapham Common, following a long period of hot weather and little rainfall, in London, Britain, August 8, 2022.  REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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A person relaxes amongst dried grass and ground in Greenwich Park, following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in London, Britain, August 6, 2022. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A person relaxes amongst dried grass and ground in Greenwich Park, following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in London, Britain, August 6, 2022. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

A person relaxes amongst dried grass and ground in Greenwich Park, following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in London, Britain, August 6, 2022. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Horses are ridden across dry grassland as hot weather continues, in Richmond Park, London, Britain, August 5, 2022.  REUTERS/Toby Melville

Horses are ridden across dry grassland as hot weather continues, in Richmond Park, London, Britain, August 5, 2022.  REUTERS/Toby Melville

Horses are ridden across dry grassland as hot weather continues, in Richmond Park, London, Britain, August 5, 2022.  REUTERS/Toby Melville
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People walk around the low water levels at Baitings Reservoir in Ripponden, West Yorkshire, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith

People walk around the low water levels at Baitings Reservoir in Ripponden, West Yorkshire, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith

People walk around the low water levels at Baitings Reservoir in Ripponden, West Yorkshire, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith
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A lone tree stands surrounded by parched grass in Battersea Park in London, Britain, August 11, 2022.  REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

A lone tree stands surrounded by parched grass in Battersea Park in London, Britain, August 11, 2022.  REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

A lone tree stands surrounded by parched grass in Battersea Park in London, Britain, August 11, 2022.  REUTERS/Peter Nicholls
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People walk around the low water levels at Baitings Reservoir in Ripponden, West Yorkshire, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith

People walk around the low water levels at Baitings Reservoir in Ripponden, West Yorkshire, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith

People walk around the low water levels at Baitings Reservoir in Ripponden, West Yorkshire, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith
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People sunbathe or take shade under a tree on Clapham Common, following a long period of hot weather and little rainfall, in London, Britain, August 10, 2022.  REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

People sunbathe or take shade under a tree on Clapham Common, following a long period of hot weather and little rainfall, in London, Britain, August 10, 2022.  REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

People sunbathe or take shade under a tree on Clapham Common, following a long period of hot weather and little rainfall, in London, Britain, August 10, 2022.  REUTERS/Dylan Martinez
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A view of dried out ground on the infield of a running track in Verulamium Park, following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in St Albans, Britain, August 8, 2022. REUTERS/Matthew Childs

A view of dried out ground on the infield of a running track in Verulamium Park, following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in St Albans, Britain, August 8, 2022. REUTERS/Matthew Childs

A view of dried out ground on the infield of a running track in Verulamium Park, following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in St Albans, Britain, August 8, 2022. REUTERS/Matthew Childs
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A general view of a dried out grass baseball field following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in Milton Keynes, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers

A general view of a dried out grass baseball field following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in Milton Keynes, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers

A general view of a dried out grass baseball field following a long period of little rainfall and hot weather, in Milton Keynes, Britain, August 10, 2022. REUTERS/Andrew Boyers
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A man walks along Roker Pier during sunrise in Roker, Sunderland, Britain, August 11, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith

A man walks along Roker Pier during sunrise in Roker, Sunderland, Britain, August 11, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith

A man walks along Roker Pier during sunrise in Roker, Sunderland, Britain, August 11, 2022. REUTERS/Lee Smith
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People walk on parched grass of The Long Walk towards Windsor Castle, as a second heatwave is predicted for parts of the country, Windsor, Britain, August 11, 2022.  REUTERS/Toby Melville

People walk on parched grass of The Long Walk towards Windsor Castle, as a second heatwave is predicted for parts of the country, Windsor, Britain, August 11, 2022.  REUTERS/Toby Melville

People walk on parched grass of The Long Walk towards Windsor Castle, as a second heatwave is predicted for parts of the country, Windsor, Britain, August 11, 2022.  REUTERS/Toby Melville
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An aerial view of the harvest during the heatwave in Scampton, Lincolnshire, Britain, August 11, 2022.  REUTERS/Carl Recine

An aerial view of the harvest during the heatwave in Scampton, Lincolnshire, Britain, August 11, 2022.  REUTERS/Carl Recine

An aerial view of the harvest during the heatwave in Scampton, Lincolnshire, Britain, August 11, 2022.  REUTERS/Carl Recine
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