Flooding Hits South West

The Environment Agency issues dozens of flood warnings across Devon, Dorset and Somerset after severe rain.

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School evacuated due to flooding

Bowlish Infant School near Shepton Mallet has been evacuated because of flooding.

The children have been moved up the hill to the Bowlish House Hotel where their parents were coming to collect them.

Structural engineers are being brought in to check the integrity of the walls, as water is lapping at the doors.

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