A huge imported Dutch pumping station is set up at Dunball, near Bridgwater, Somerset
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Giant pumps from Netherlands start work in Somerset

13 February 2014 Last updated at 18:46 GMT

Two high-volume pumps imported from The Netherlands have started work to try to reduce the water levels on the flooded Somerset Levels.

The Dutch equipment has been installed at Dunball, north of Bridgwater, to pump water from the most saturated parts of the Levels out to sea.

Daniel Boettcher explains.