Main rail line through Dawlish reopens

The main rail line through Dawlish has reopened. It's been closed since February after the sea wall and track foundations were washed away in the storms.

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New travel arrangements in place in Devon

New travel arrangements are being finalised this weekend after the main railway line through Devon was severely damaged by storms. Network Rail say they hope the tracks at Dawlish will be replaced in six weeks.

In the meantime, First Great Western say it's laying on hundreds of buses and is cutting fares by a quarter for journeys crossing the area. From Monday, National Express is running extra coach services between Plymouth and London.

And from next Wednesday Flybe is doubling the number of flights from Newquay to Gatwick.

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