13-02-2014 02:40 AM | United Kingdom

Yorkshire farmers donate flood aid to Somerset farms

Farmers in Yorkshire have donated animal fodder and bedding to flood-hit farms in Somerset.

Two tractors pulling trailers loaded with 15 tonnes of silage, hay and straw will leave from Wakefield, West Yorkshire, for Bridgwater in Somerset on Thursday.

The aid has been organised by Philip Rowbottom from the Wakefield branch of the National Farmers Union (NFU).

He said the response from the local farming community had been "amazing".
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