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Worcester crews battle to keep drains clear as water rises

Council road crews and the Environment Agency have been battling to keep drains clear in Worcestershire to prevent further flooding.

River levels are set to rise, and there are now 47 flood warnings in the Midlands - most on the River Severn.

BBC Midlands Today's Cath Mackie went out with drainage engineer Simon Hughes and his colleague in Worcester.

Cabinet member for highways at Worcestershire County Council, John Smith, and Jon Fraser from the Highways Agency said everything is being done to alleviate problems.

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