Stoke Canon flooding is 'tragic'
23 December 2012 Last updated at 17:17 GMT
Twenty-five people have been evacuated from their properties after flooding hit Stoke Canon near Exeter.
Those who were evacuated, including 11 from an isolated farm house, were taken to a rescue centre.
Many people described the flooding as "tragic" and "upsetting" and said it was difficult to deal with so close to Christmas.