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Heavy snowfall causes disruption across Europe


Heavy snow and ice are causing disruption across a wide swathe of Europe. Flights have been delayed or cancelled at airports in Britain, Belgium, France, Germany and the Netherlands.

Power providers in south-east France say they have had to cut supplies to around two million people to avoid a massive regional blackout.

In Poland, nearly 60 people have died this December because of the weather.

David Campanale reports.


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