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Tarr Steps back in business

Delays to mending the Tarr Steps has caused local traders to complain Photo: ITV News West Country

They've been washed away twice this year but the famous Tarr Steps on Exmoor are this evening open to walk across once again.

Somerset County Council says they had to wait for water levels to go down and to get consent from English Heritage

But local businesses say it shouldn't have taken so long to repair them. They say trade has been badly damaged.

Local resident, Judy Carless "The road closures have just been a terrible nightmare, they have affected traders very, very badly"

Our Somerset Correspondent, David Woodland reports:-