Rain Causes Floods and Landslip

Heavy rain on Saturday evening caused flash flooding in North Somerset and a landslip near Bristol

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Landslip after heavy rain

Highways Agency workers are assessing damage to Failand Lane, Portbury after a landslide. Soil, trees and rocks were brought down in a series of slips caused by heavy rain.

Specialist rescue teams were brought in to help fire crews check that no one had been trapped underneath.

Landslip in Failand, North Somerset
Landslip in Failand, North Somerset Credit: ITV West

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Rain causes floods and landslips

Heavy rain last night (Sat) caused large-scale floods in North Somerset. Fire crews dealt with dozens of call-outs to homes, mainly in Nailsea.

Highways Agency workers are also assessing damage to Failand Lane, Portbury after a landslide. Soil, trees and rocks were brought down in a series of slips.