Maidstone businesses count cost of flooding
3 January 2014 Last updated at 15:24 GMT
Business owners in Maidstone are counting the cost of the past week's floods.
With trade down by an estimated 25% in the town, some business owners also face losing much of their stock and hefty clear-up bills.
BBC South East's Simon Jones spoke to Claire Harvey, of Seekers Lettings Agency, Michael Schembri, of the Bridges Restaurant, and Paul Alcock, from Maidstone Town Centre Management.