Flooding Hits Coastal Towns

High tides and strong winds have led to flooding in a number of towns and villages across the west country

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Businesses clear up after flooding

People in North Devon have been clearing up today after high tides and strong winds caused flooding over night.

A number of businesses were affected in Lynmouth as Spring tides swept over flood defences in Riverside Road. Residents have had to remove seaweed and shail, but an early warning of trouble meant most were able to keep the water out.

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