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Last Updated: Monday, 6 August 2007, 13:34 GMT 14:34 UK
In pictures: Pennan flooding

Pennan evacuation [Pic: Duncan Brown]

The heavy rain caused mudslides and meant residents of Pennan had to be rescued from their homes

Pennan mudslides [Pic: Duncan Brown]

The mudslides swamped homes in the coastal Banffshire town on Monday

Pennan damage [Pic: Duncan Brown]

Residents were faced with extensive damage in Pennan after the weather did its damage

Pennan evacuation [Pic: Duncan Brown]

People of all ages were grateful for assistance in escaping the rain and mud

Pennan clear-up operation [Pic: Duncan Brown]

The clear-up operation began swiftly in the hope of allowing people to return home

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