Severe breach of dam "not imminent"

A policeman in Pennal
People in the village of Pennal are being encouraged to leave as soon as possible Credit: ITV News Wales

Gwyn Jones, from North Wales Fire and Rescue Service, says that civil engineers inspecting the dam believe that a severe breach is "not imminent." However, evacuation is being undertaken to ensure public safety.

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Evacuated village all-clear

Hundreds of residents from Pennal, in Gwynedd, are told they're safe to return to their homes, after the village was evacuated due to flood fears.