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Earthquake in Bristol Channel sends tremors to Somerset and Devon

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Summary

  • Earthquake recorded under the Bristol Channel, the British Geological Survey say.
  • The 4.1 magnitude quake happened at about 1.20pm.
  • The epicentre was north of Ilfracombe, Devon, and was at a depth of 3.1 miles.
  • People in Bridgwater and Taunton say they felt tremors.
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