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A report published by the RAC Foundation (an independent motoring organization) states that almost a third of the front gardens at 20.8 million UK homes have have been turned into driveways. This means that almost 7 million homes have had the conversion, which means an area equivalent to around 100 Hyde Parks has been concreted over. This growing trend has led to increased flooding issues, and poses a threat to British wildlife.

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