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Storm Dennis: ‘My business was flooded twice in two days’ – BBC News

Storm Dennis: ‘My business was flooded twice in two days’ – “We sat in a hairdressers across the road, which is slightly higher up, and we watched our business go under.” Chris Harrison runs the Dale End Cafe in Coalbrookdale, a village in the Ironbridge Gorge in Shropshire. Last weekend was particularly hard, as he should have been celebrating the second anniversary of his business. But local firms have been left counting costs amid rising river levels caused by Storm Dennis. Chris told the BBC’s Wake Up to Money programme that it was like watching a “sinking ship”, but that the local
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WRU pledge £100,000 for rugby clubs devastated by Storm Dennis as collection planned for Wales Six Nations match 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿💼🏉📰

The WRU have drawn up an action plan to support rugby clubs around Wales affected by Storm Dennis, setting the ball rolling with a £100,000 fighting fund. A number of clubs were seriously affected by flooding caused by the storm, including the likes of Bedwas, Blackwood, Cross Keys, Rumney and Newport HSOB. There have been dramatic images of the extent of the damage, both with flooded pitches and wrecked clubhouses. — Read on www.walesonline.co.uk/sport/rugby/rugby-news/wru-pledge-100000-rugby-clubs-17783547  
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What it’s like to watch your business float away – Storm News from Wales Online ⛈📰🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿

Storm Dennis News... What it's like to watch your business float away - Wales Online — Read more on www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/storm-dennis-business-insurance-damaged-17761267.amp
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Southern and Gatwick Express warn of “not traveling” on trains because of Storm Dennis ⛈ 🚆 📰 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿

Southern and Gatwick Express warn of “not traveling” on trains because of Storm Dennis Southern and Gatwick Express warn of “not traveling” on trains because of Storm Dennis — Read on www.newsarchyuk.com/southern-and-gatwick-express-warn-of-not-traveling-on-trains-because-of-storm-dennis/
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Railway services between Plymouth and Bristol have been canceled due to floods 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🌧📰

Railway services between Plymouth and Bristol have been canceled due to floods Railway services between Plymouth and Bristol have been canceled due to floods — Read on www.newsarchyuk.com/railway-services-between-plymouth-and-bristol-have-been-canceled-due-to-floods/
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Teenager dies after getting into difficulties in sea during Storm Dennis ⛈📰 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿🇬🇧

Teenager dies after getting into difficulties in sea during Storm Dennis Two die in sea as Storm Dennis batters country with 70mph wind and heavy rain — Read on metro.co.uk/2020/02/15/teenager-dies-getting-difficulties-sea-storm-dennis-12245832/
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Storm Ciara to severely disrupt Train Services in Wales, this weekend ⛈ 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿

Train services face being severely disrupted over the weekend as rain and gales hit Wales.  Storm Ciara will bring gusts of up to 75mph (121k/ph) on Saturday – with rain and gales on Sunday as Storm Ciara hits. The Met Office has extended its yellow warning for wind on Saturday to cover most counties in north Wales and parts of Ceredigion and Powys. Many of Sunday’s train services have already been cancelled.
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