Flooding Minister in Somerset

Dan Rogerson MP has been in Bridgwater meeting volunteers from the FLAG - Flooding on the Levels Action Group.

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Flooding Minister visits Bridgwater

Flooding Minister Dan Rogerson came to Bridgwater today to chair a meeting on the Somerset Action Plan.

The proposal will concentrate on river management, and will be submitted to the Government next month.

Our Somerset correspondent David Woodland spoke to Mr Rogerson just after the meeting finished:-

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Somerset farmer: Floods clean-up will be 'dreadful'

James Hall, a farmer previously featured on ITV News, says the water levels at his farm are improving but the extent of the damage is becoming more apparent.

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The levels are continuing to drop at a steady pace, the damage in my parents house is not looking good, large cracks are now showing.

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@angebg thank you, this water has caused so much damage, the clean up is going to be dreadful and upsetting..

Read: Government announces £5,000 grant for each flood-hit farm

Watch: Floods caused '£20,000 in damages' says Somerset farmer