8 Aug 2022

England braces for heatwave as Europe suffers worst drought in decades

As some of the UK heads into another heatwave this week, with temperatures set to reach the mid 30s – as Europe is plunged into its worst drought for decades.

Experts say this kind of extreme weather is now becoming the new normal, and is likely to get more intense and last longer, with wildfires becoming an extra hazard to farmland and property alike.