- West Country (W)
The appalling weather continues to dominate the news tonight - and now it's the region's economy that's taking a battering. Some businesses say they're facing the worst summer in history. Today, much of the region had some respite from the rain.
But, as Richard Lawrence has been finding out, for many, the damage has already been done.
It appears there is unlikely to be any let up in the relentless rain showers that have battered the Westcountry over the past few days.
Communities in Devon hit by floods over the weekend have been praised by Devon County Council. Many residents are still clearing up.
Dozens of people are clearing up after heavy rain burst rivers and flooded homes. Devon and Dorset hardest hit.