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Police roadblock to protect Moorland properties

Police roadblock on road to flooded Moorland Credit: ITV News West Country

The police have put a new roadblock across the road into Moorland over the weekend. It is normally used to block streets in the event of a riot. Here it is to stop potential criminals from entering Moorland where floodwater is receding, leaving evacuated homes vulnerable.

The roadblock is normally used in riot situations Credit: ITV News West Country