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U.K.: Damage bill from rough weather in Cornwall estimated at $23 million, says official


The cost of recent floods and rough weather in Cornwall, England is estimated at about £14 million ($23 million), Cornwall Council cabinet member Alex Folkes said. The amount is likely to rise further as more harsh weather is predicted, Falmouth Packet reported.

Mr. Folkes said £4 million is for the immediate response to the floods "and £10 million for the long term repair work."

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