UK minister admits ‘mistake’ on floods

UK minister admits ‘mistake’ on floods Communities Secretary Eric Pickles says the government “made a mistake” and should have dredged the flood-hit Somerset Levels. He told the Andrew Marr Show it may have relied to much on the Environment Agency’s advice and it now recognises that the area should have been dredged. The minister apologised “unreservedly” to those affected by the... 
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Added February 09, 2014
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