PICTURES: Clean up of oil spill begins

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The clean up has begun after an oil spill into the River Kennet in Reading.

Swans were rescued from the river yesterday after the spill was reported to the Environment Agency.

These pictures were taken by the Hilton Hotel off the A33.

More than three miles of the river has been affected.

The Environment Agency is investigating the incident to find the source of the pollution.

Credit: ITV Meridian