Flooded land in Somerset
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UK floods: Dredging and mini Thames barrier in Somerset

A report commissioned by the coalition government says that £100m needs to be spent on protecting the Somerset Levels from future flooding.

A tidal barrage at Bridgwater and dredging on the Somerset Levels form part of the plan, the BBC understands.

David Shukman reports.

  • 05 Mar 2014
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