Archbishop of York visits Cumbria

The Archbishop of York is visiting Cumbria to see the work of the Diocese of Carlisle.

Back to school for the Archbishop

Archbishop of York Credit: ITV Border

The Archbishop of York kicked off his day in Cumbria with a visit to Blunderfield Farm in Kirkoswald near Penrith.

He met with farmer Brian Armstrong, who explained the challenges the farming community has faced since foot and mouth.

Brian Armstong, Co-ordinator for the Farm Crisis Network and the Archbishop discussed farming Credit: ITV Border

He then went on to visit the newly re-built Trinity School in Carlisle where he met staff and pupils for a questions and answers session.

The Archbishop met school pupils from Trinity School in Carlisle Credit: ITV Border