After the recent storms, a Plymouth University scientist is today warning that it will take a long time for engineers and nature to make our coastline safe. Dr Mark Davidson studies the effects of coastal erosion around the world John Andrews reports.
Three year old Elsa Sadler can't have a birthday party because the floods on the Somerset Levels mean her friends can't get there.
It's now more than two weeks since huge parts of Somerset were hit by the flooding and it could be many more before life returns to normal.
People living on the Somerset Levels, many of whom are cut off by the recent floods, are calling for regular dredging to solve the problem