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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Dawlish rail repairs will be "finished by March 18th"

The Transport Secretary says repair work to the storm damaged train line in Dawlish will be completed by March 18th.

During Prime Minister's Questions this morning, Patrick McLoughlin also said fares around the gap in the line would be discounted and extra replacement buses would be provided.

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