It is estimated repairs to one of Cumbria's most popular walking and cycling paths between Keswick and Threlkeld could take up to two years.Read the full story ›
A flock of electric cars designed as sheep have started their new lives as alternative transport for tourists at popular businesses around the North Lakes.
They're available for hire as a way of tempting people to leave their car at home for a visit to the Lake District. Fiona Marley Paterson reports.
A flock of electric cars designed as sheep have started new lives as alternative transport for tourists at popular Lakeland businesses.Read the full story ›
Construction crews still face a massive task to reopen the A591, closed between Grasmere and Keswick.
The road collapsed during Storm Desmond, with over 40,000 tonnes of rubble littering a 4 mile stretch of road.
Our reporter, Paul Crone, went to see what progress has been made since the storm:
Businesses in Keswick have gathered almost 4,000 signatures on a petition asking Allerdale Borough Council not to raise car parking charges.Read the full story ›
TV impressionist Rory Bremner is to perform three special charity shows in Cumbria, to "support those hardest hit" by flooding in the regionRead the full story ›
Businesses in Keswick have gathered almost 4,000 signatures on a petition asking Allerdale Borough Council not to raise car parking charges.
The council has proposed lowering charges in places like Maryport and raising them in Keswick, to make £3.5million worth of savings and to encourage more people to use long-stay car parks.
The owners of a Guest House in Keswick have launched a petition to change the Government's new Flood Re Insurance Scheme.
It means people at risk of flooding can't be refused insurance but Steve and Steph Curtis say it wouldn't help businesses like theirs.
Bramblewood Cottage was flooded last month and has a big excess after suffering in 2009 as well.
The Environment Secretary has pledged the government will support county council efforts to get the A591 between Grasmere and Keswick reopened as soon as possible.
Thousands of tonnes of debris were removed from the road by the army earlier this week but it remains closed.
Flood waters have now reached Keswick town centre. The footage below was filmed from the bottom of Main Street. Flood defences can be seen in the distance.
Here's our reporter Katie Hunter with a brief update on the situation.