Cornwall fire service were called to a flooded basement on Brook Street in Mousehole today. The water was a foot and a half deep and crews removed the water using a portable pump.
Hundreds of people had to be evacuated from homes in Barnstaple after the River Yeo burst its banks.
A woman spent 50 minutes clinging to a branch after being swept away from her flooded car at Umberleigh in North Devon.
Braunton's brand new flood defences were unable to withstand their first test of flooding.