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Hampstead Heath ponds dams to be built after legal ruling

A series of dams will be built around ponds on Hampstead Heath, in north London, after a legal challenge to block their construction failed.

Campaigners took their bid to stop the multi-million pound flood prevention scheme to the High Court, but a judge has ruled in favour of it.

BBC London's Sarah Harris spoke to the City of London Corporation's Bob Warnock and Heath and Hampstead Society's Marc Hutchinson.

  • 28 Nov 2014
  • From the section London
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