Farmers have lost thousands of pounds worth of crops and the cost is being passed on to consumers.
Teenagers in Silloth have successfully campaigned to have a BMX track built in the seaside town.
Caravan and campsite owners in Cumbria and Dumfries and Galloway say bookings are down by 50%.
A major clear-up is underway after strong winds and high tides flooded parts of Cumbria's west coast at the weekend, and the Environment Agency say the entire stretch from Gretna to St Bees is likely to flood again.
People living along the Solway are also bracing themselves for more flooding as high tides are expected.
It follows two days of strong winds and high tides in the area.
Meanwhile the road between Silloth and Allonby is closed while engineers assess the damage after hundreds of tonnes of debris were washed ashore.
The coastal route there has been shut since Saturday afternoon.
The coast road between Silloth and Dubmill point in Dumfries and Galloway is closed after tidal surges left large quantities of debris across the carriageway.
It will remain closed tomorrow.
A flood alert is in place along the Solway Coast as businesses and homeowners prepare for more strong winds and high tides.
The Environment Agency said high tide is at 1:30pm and high water can be expected for two hours either side of the peak.
The clear up is underway from yesterday's tidal surge which caused flooding in coastal villages.
The clear-up is underway again in Cumbria and Southern Scotland after more heavy rain battered the coastline.
A flood alert is still in place for Dumfries and Galloway as strong winds combined with a high tide look set to cause more disruption.
The alert has been downgraded from a flood warning which was in place yesterday.
The streets of Kippford, on the Solway Coast, were deserted as a tidal surge combined with high winds flooded the village.
A larger than life Cumbrian councillor is less than half the man he used to be after losing 16 and a half stone through diet and surgery.
Tony Markley, mayor of Silloth, features in ITV's Weight Loss Ward programme tonight.
He has dropped from 31 stone to 14 and a half in four years.
Kim Inglis has been to talk to him.
Police are investigating a spate of milk thefts in Allerdale.
Officers say thieves have been targeting homes in Silloth and Wigton over the last five months.
One suspect was seen jumping from a car to garb a bottle on a doorstep before running back to the car and driving off.
One of those said to be responsible for the thefts is said to be aged between 16 or 17 and of a slim build. He was seen in a grey hooded jacket.
Police ask that anyone with any information should call them on 101.
There was an early Christmas present today for a group of teenagers in Silloth.
They've been campaigning for years to get a bike track built in their town and today, it finally opened.
Kathryn Samson reports:
Police are appealing for information after a burglary in which gardening equipment was stolen from Silloth Golf Club on the morning of Sunday 22 September.
Those responsible are thought have used a van or pick-up truck to go to the Green Keeper workshops where they loaded the machinery into the vehicle and drove off before the green keepers returned.
Police are keen to trace the owner of a large blue van with white triangular markings that was seen in the area at around the time of the offence.
If anyone has any information about the incident or the whereabouts of the stolen property, please call Cumbria Police on 101.
Dialect speakers from all over Cumbria got together in Silloth this weekend for the annual Rotary Club contest.
With stories and poems they entertained visitors and natives - and made it a tough call for the judges.
Andy Burn went along - watch his full report below.
Dialect speakers from all across Cumbria gathered in Silloth this weekend for the annual Dialect speaking contest.
They brought stories and poems to entertain natives and visitors.
Last year's best newcomer stepped up to become this year's outright winner.
We caught up with him after he was awarded the prestigious title.