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Windermere has a new floating jetty. It has been towed up the length of the lake to its new home at Bark Barn on the eastern shore.
– Emma Moody, Go Lakes Travel
"To start with I don't think the numbers will be enormous so it won't be a commercial proposition but we hope that this is a long-term investment that in due course will benefit tourism for the South Lakeland area."
It has been paid for by the Go Lakes Tourism board in the hope it will bring more tourists to the quieter side of the lake.
Private boats can drop off at it for free. Windermere Lake Cruises will operate a bike boat from Brockhole Visitor Centre from May with a request stop on its other services.
A student from Heriot Watt textile campus in Galashiels is representing the UK in a prestigious international competition.
Nilufar Islam gained almost 6,000 public votes for her designs and will now go up against fellow designers from Germany, France and Sweden.
Mist and fog will gradually clear during the morning, leaving another dry day with plenty of warm sunshine.
However some coastal fog could linger into the afternoon with cloud in the north west.
Maximum temperature 13 °C.
A free scheme aimed at reducing fatal crashes on Scottish Borders roads has been launched.
The Skills for Life programme is now being funded by Scottish Borders council, meaning up to 400 young people can take an advanced driving course for free.
Former Coronation Street star Julie Hesmondhalgh, who played Hayley Cropper in the soap opera, will be performing in Cumbria tonight.
The actress is in the play 'Black Roses' at the Rosehill Theatre, Whitehaven.
The latest episode of ITV Border's Scottish political programme, Representing Border, looks at the issues from Holyrood and Westminster that matter to the South of Scotland.
The space race came to Cumbria today. Students from Cockermouth School sent a weather balloon into space to get pictures of the curvature of Earth.
The challenge was set by Cumbrian firm REACT and it took the students 8 months to prepare the balloon for launch.
Tim Backshall reports