There are delays on the busy A591 road in Keswick, due to an accident.
It happened between the A5271 Penrith Road and B5322 Back Lane, and was reported at 11:15am.
No further details have been released.
The A591 southbound is closed at Chestnut Hill, causing queueing traffic in the area.
A major milestone has been celebrated in Keswick today, with the reopening of the town's YHA youth hostel.
The hostel has been closed since the floods of Storm Desmond, in December 2015, and is one of the final businesses in the town to reopen.
It's one of the final flood-affected businesses to have reopened, following a £500,000 refurbishment.Read the full story ›
Members of the public are being asked for their views on how one of Cumbria's most popular walking and cycling paths should be repaired after the floods of 2015.
Two bridges were washed away between Keswick and Threlkeld, along a former railway line that forms part of the C2C cycle route.
Next year the Keswick Mountain Festival will be held in June, rather than May.
The event, which draws mountaineers and adventurers from all around the world, will take place from 8 to 11 June 2017.
Organisers say they've chosen the new date because "there is a greater chance of it being warmer for camping, warmer for swimming and lighter for partying in the evenings".
They say the size of the campsite is also increasing, and there will be space for caravans next year.
A 15-year-old boy has been airlifted to hospital after falling through a roof at Keswick Rugby Club.
It's believed the teenager was trying to retrieve a ball when he fell 10 feet through the roof.
The incident happened just before 6pm on Tuesday 23rd August.
The Great North Air Ambulance Service were called to the scene where the boy was treated for a head injury before being transferred to the Cumberland Infirmary.
He's said to be in a stable condition.
Keswick FC, which re-opened just in time for the new season, is one of a number of clubs to have received funding from the Cumberland FA.Read the full story ›
Film stars including Kelly MacDonald and Jessica Hynes were in the Lake District last night for the world premiere of Swallows and Amazons.
They were back on the shores of Derwent water in Keswick, where some of the movie was filmed.
It's based on Arthur Ransome's book which tells the tale of four children who camp on an island in the middle of a Lake.
Katie Hunter was beside the red carpet:
Kelly Macdonald, who's starred in Harry Potter and Boardwalk Empire, admits that during her time in Cumbria she experienced "typical British weather".
The actress stars as Mrs Walker in the new BBC adaptation of the well loved children's series, "Swallows & Amazons", which is based on Arthur Ransome's summers in Keswick.
Despite the rainy weather, it didn't dampen Kelly's spirits who says her experience on set "was just something I'll always remember".