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Dozens of trees down across Somerset

Somerset County Council’s highways team responded to around 30 reports of fallen trees on Monday as Storm Imogen raged across the county. This followed the service’s busiest weekend since the 2014 floods with around 200 out of hours emergency callouts between Friday night and Monday morning. Highways have been helping remove fallen trees across the […]

Weather-related callouts and road closures

Somerset County Council’s highways team had their busiest weekend since the 2014 floods as storms caused problems on many roads across the county. On Saturday there were more than 100 weather related callouts with 40 reports of flooding in the south Somerset area alone. There were hundreds of further callouts yesterday and last night with […]