The floods may have been graced by the presence of a parade of pontificating politicians but, all are agreed, something MUST be done. Clearly the urgent option is to get the line repaired and operating. A long line of containers filled with rock and shingle has been laid along the public walkway to protect the site.
But now, there is pressure to make long term alternative arrangements.
So let us look at the options available. Two pieces of re-opened railway have been proposed. Here is the first in this category:-
Teign Valley Route