Kempsey Flood Pump Failure

Residents in Kempsey will today find out why their brand new water pump failed during December's floods in a drop in session.

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Reverend: 'reality setting in for people affected by floods'

The vicar for Kempsey and Severn Stoke, The Rev Mark Badger, says it has been a chaotic week for those in the village who were flooded.

About a dozen homes were damaged when a local brook burst its banks as an emergency water pump failed.

He says reality is now setting in for people who feel bereaved over the loss of their homes and possessions.

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