Latest job figures released today show unemployment has gone down across the South West. Between March and May, 156,000 people were out of work across the region - that's 11,000 less than the previous quarter.
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Road closures, rail diversions and widespread flooding is causing chaos across the West Country with Storm Dennis in its second day.
Blustery scattered showers over the South West, and remaining very windy. Storm Dennis is moving away however and away from the region.
Storm Dennis still persisting over the West. Blustery showers and heavy rain continuing through this evening over the region.