A pledge of £3 million has been made by Devon County Council to repair a canal that was destroyed in this winter's floods. It's hoped it will reopen in time for the waterway's 200th anniversary.
The embankment of the Grand Western Canal near Tiverton burst after torrential rains in November.
Engineers are determined that it will not happen again. John Andrews reports
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The Environment Agency has issued its highest flood warning for Portreath - saying that lives are at risk in the area.
A weekend of bad weather is due to hit the South West from today (6 February). The Met Office and Environment Agency have issued warnings.
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