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Surfing the Severn bore

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The power of the River Severn can be seen with the Severn bore - a large tidal wave that works its way up the estuary and is popular with river surfing enthusiasts.

Different options are being explored for harnessing the tidal energy to generate electricity in the future.

Footage Courtesy of BBC's Coast

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