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Construction to start on 93 new flood defences

Construction is to start on 93 new flood defences in England this year to improve protection for thousands of homes, the government has said.

It is hoped the investment will bring peace of mind to homeowners - and save money in the long term.

Jeremy Cooke reports.

  • 07 Feb 2013
  • From the section UK
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