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Somerset Levels flooding: 'Government so slow to react'

Fierce winds, torrential rain and a tidal surge have brought misery to thousands affected by flooding and there is anger at a perceived lack of action from Whitehall.

Adam Fleming reports from the Somerset Levels - one of the worst-hit areas - and heard local people talk about their frustration, but also how the floods have brought people together.

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