Toxic algae turns Brittany's beaches green


Workers have been trying to clear tonnes of toxic seaweed which have accumulated on beaches in Brittany in France.

As well as being hazardous to health, the problem has had a negative impact on tourism.

The BBC's Hugh Schofield reports.

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