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Met office amber rain warning

Heavy rain forecast for parts of Border region tonight Credit: PA

The Met Office has published a warning for possible heavy rain in the Border region overnight tonight.

The Yellow Warning of rain is for places across Cumbria and up to the Scottish Borders, from midnight to 09:00 tomorrow morning.

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The heatwave breaks with thunderstorms and weather warnings

Just hours after we enjoyed the hottest day of the year, thunder storms and heavy rain swept through Cumbria and southern Scotland.

A Met Office yellow weather warning is still in place and emergency services remain on standby.

Watch this report from Hannah McNulty:

Storm-hit school to reopen tomorrow

The school was badly damaged by the storm. Credit: ITV Border

A Cumbrian school, which was closed after being damaged by this morning's storms, will reopen tomorrow.

Cockermouth School was closed to all students today following "severe storm damage".

The school was badly damaged by the storm. Credit: ITV Border

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