Prince Charles visits Somerset

Prince Charles has been visiting Glastonbury Abbey as the first part of his visit to Somerset. Later he will visit Muchelney.

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Floods farmer praises Prince Charles' intervention

Someset farmer James Winslade who was one of those worst affected by the winter flood on the Somerset Levels today praised the Prince of Wales for raising the profile of the area and highlighting the problems.

He was talking after Prince Charles revisited the village of Muchelney which was cut off for weeks duering the worst of the winter weather. He told ITV News that it was no coincidence that relief work started within days of the Prince visiting in February.

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