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PICTURES: Flooding hits East Devon

12:14 22 November 2012

The end of the road just outside Honiton. Photo by Terry Ife ref mhh 4647-47-12TI To order your copy of this photo go to www.midweekherald.co.uk and click on myphotos24

The end of the road just outside Honiton. Photo by Terry Ife ref mhh 4647-47-12TI To order your copy of this photo go to www.midweekherald.co.uk and click on myphotos24

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East Devon flood pictures.

Widespread flooding has hit towns and villages across East Devon causing disruption on the roads today (Wednesday).

Honiton, Axminster, Exmouth and Sidmouth were affected.

The road at Langford Bridge in Dunkeswell was deemed impassible by Devon County Council earlier this morning.

Seaton Primary School, Membury Community School and Broadhembury Church of England Primary School also had to be closed.

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  • I think you mean 'impassable' not impassible.

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    miz

    Sunday, November 25, 2012

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