Epic spring rainfall could lift hosepipe ban

Briscoe, Jenni
June 2012
DIY Week;6/15/2012, p5
The article reports that garden centres in London, England and Thames Valley area saw that spring rainfall lift the n for up to 28 days for turf and plants.


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