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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Shipping containers provide temporary flood defences at Dawlish

Trains are once again running into Devon from Waterloo after a day-long line closure when part of an embankment slipped away. Meanwhile shipping containers have been brought in as temporary sea defences in the operation to restore the main line at Dawlish

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