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Storm Frank hits the West Country

Hurricane force winds of more than 120mph ave battered the West today as Storm Frank hit our shores. Waves have reached 30ft and more than a month's worth of rain has poured down across the region. It's the sixth storm to pummel Britain.

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Pub opens in time for New Year despite flooding 24 hours before

A pub in Devon will welcome guests for New Years Eve celebrations tonight just 24 hours after it was flooded.

The Exeter Inn in the village of Modbury was flooded for the 40th time in seven years yesterday.

But the owners have praised local volunteers, and say they were able to get the pub open so quickly thanks to the help and support of local people.

A video of the flooding through the Exeter Inn

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