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Flooding Returns To South West

Heavy rain has brought more widespread flooding to the South West.

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The defences that failed to save Braunton from floods

Braunton was possibly the worst hit by flooding before Christmas. Today people in the North Devon town have put away the turkey and tinsel, rolled up their sleeves, and started the clear up. A new flood prevention scheme costing £1.2 m failed to hold back the water. John Andrews reports.

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