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Floods: Shops in Braunton deserted as water fills town centre

22 December 2012 Last updated at 17:03 GMT

Floods have blighted businesses in Braunton, Devon, on the final Saturday before Christmas.

What should have been a busy shopping street was deserted as flood waters filled the town centre.

The BBC's Hamish Marshall saidwas being pumped away but it was a slow process.