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Bradford on Avon's flood defences hold firm

Flood warnings remain in place across large parts of the region as the West Country once again takes a battering from winter storms.

Flood defences at Bradford on Avon have so far proved successful.

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Environment Minister expected in Somerset

The Environment Minister Owen Paterson is expected in Somerset tonight to speak to agencies who are helping people affected by the floods.

His visit comes after the county council declared the situation a 'major incident', on another weekend of heavy rain.

Bob Cruwys sent this report from the Somerset Levels.

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