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Are We Willing To Pay The Price For Better Flood Defences?

Flood Damage Portland

8:34am 14th March 2014
(Updated 8:35am 14th March 2014)

A new poll has found 3 quarters of people living in Britain want better flood defences, but only 30% said they were willing to pay.

Parts of Dorset were badly hit by flooding before Christmas and right into the New Year.

On a visit to Portland that was battered by high tides the Prime Minister David Cameron said if money was needed to improve the county's sea defences, it would get it.

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