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Big clear-up begins after overnight storm causes havoc

Trees have been brought down, homes flooded and thousands of pounds worth of damage has been caused in fierce storms across the region.

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Lucky escape for mum of three as tree falls on car

Laura and her father, retired dentist, John Martin who lives close-by. Credit: Simon Rowley

Laura Liddiard had a lucky escape when a tree fell on her car on the A337 at Chewton Bunny near Naish Holiday near Highcliffe yesterday evening. The falling tree also crushed a lamp-post.

Credit: Simon Rowley

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