ITV Border reporter Samantha Parker reviews 'Old Herbaceous', now showing at Theatre By The Lake in Keswick.
Samantha Parker reviews The Railway Children, which is running until January 19th, at Theatre by the Lake in Keswick.
A ceremony has taken place in Keswick to mark the completion of a £6 million pound flood defences.
The A591 is partially blocked due to an overturned car and recovery work in both directions after an accident shortly before 9pm near to the Thirlmere Reservoir.
The closure is between the B5322 Back Lane and Pye Lane.
There is very slow traffic and police are currently directing traffic.
The A66 has been closed at Threlkeld following a collision involving a car and a cyclist.
Emergency services are currently at the scene at the junction with Threlkeld, near Keswick.
The extent of the cyclist's injuries are not known at this time.
Motorists are being advised to avoid the area and to seek alternative routes.
Visit the Royal Lifesaving Society's website for advice on staying safe.
Cumbria Police have released the name of a man who died in Thirlmere Reservoir, near Keswick, yesterday.
Muhammad Bilal Bhaty was 28 and from Pakistan. He drowned after getting into difficulties in the water. His sister survived and was taken to hospital.
The incident follows the deaths of two teenage girls who drowned in the River Wear, near Sunderland, on Tuesday night.
Tim Backshall reports:
The Royal Lifesaving Society is warning people about the dangers of swimming in open water, particularly in the hot weather.
The charity says water temperatures in lakes and rivers are much lower that you would expect and can lead to cramp and cold shock.
Visit the charity's website for advice on staying safe.
A man who died in Thirlmere Reservoir in Keswick after getting into difficulty was visiting with a group of people, including family.
Police have named the 28-year-old as Muhammad Bilal Bhaty (known as Bilal), from Pakistan.
Officers were called to the scene about 3pm yesterday, July 24, by a member of the public after two people were seen to be in distress in the water.
Emergency services attended and his sister, aged 22, was rescued from the water.
She received medical attention and was taken to Cumberland Infirmary. She was later released from hospital.
The difficulty experienced in the water is believed to have been caused by the cold temperature of the reservoir.
Police are not treating the incident as suspicious.
Police have named a man who died in Thirlmere Reservoir, near Keswick, yesterday as Muhammad Bilal Bhaty.
The 28-year-old drowned after getting into difficulties in the water.
Police are warning people to be vigilant in open water after a 27-year-old man died in Thirlmere Reservoir, Keswick.
Police received a call from a member of the public after two people were seen to be in distress about 3pm on 24th July. A man drowned and a woman was rescued.
A man in his 20s recovered from Thirlmere Reservoir in Keswick has died.
Cumbria Police say they are not treating the incident as suspicious. The man's family has been informed.
Police received a call from a member of the public after two people were seen to be in distress about 3pm today, July 24.
Police say a woman and a man entered the water - but the woman managed to get out of the water and was given medical attention at the water side.
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