Arboretum memorial trees damaged in floods

The floods over the summer have caused serious damage to the National Memorial Arboretum in Alrewas, Staffordshire.  Over 1000 trees have died after being submersed in flood waters and will now need to be replaced.

Flood damage has also delayed work on the new Armed Forces Memorial which will now not be completely finished for its opening by Her Majesty The Queen on 12 October.

Read more from BBC NEWS or watch video from BBC.

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