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 flood alert has been issued at Port Carlisle, due to the high tide at 11.45am.
Low lying land and roads along the Gretna to Silloth coastline may be affected by flooding, before and after high tide.
Cumbria Police are concerned for a missing 52-year-old woman from Abbeytown, Silloth.
Gwendolyn Watson left her home on 7th November and travelled to Carlisle to visit relatives. She was last seen on a bus, the number 68, going from the Upperby area into Carlisle City Centre.
Anyone with information is asked to call 101.
There are growing concerns for a Silloth woman who has been missing from her home since 7th November.
Gwendolyn Watson, 52, from Abbeytown, was last seen travelling from the Upperby area of Carlisle into the City Centre around 3.45pm.
She was last seen wearing a pink zip-up fleece along with blue jeans and pink and white training shoes.
She has collar length dark hair with grey roots and glasses.
– PC Chris Blain, Cumbria Police
"We appeal to Gwendolyn to get in touch with us, we, and her family are concerned about her welfare and want to ensure that she is well.
"Gwendolyn left her home address on 7th November, despite a sighting of her on a bus, she has not been seen or heard from since. Anyone who has seen Gwendolyn or recognises her picture is asked to contact us.”
Anyone who has seen Gwendolyn or knows of her whereabouts is asked to contact Cumbria Police on 101.
There are concerns for the welfare of a woman who has gone missing from a Cumbrian seaside town.
52 year old Gwendolyn Watson from Abbeytown, Silloth hasn't been seen since the 7th November.
Gwendolyn left her home and travelled to Carlisle to visit relatives. She was last seen on a number 68 bus travelling from the Upperby area of Carlisle into the city centre at around 3.45pm.
She was wearing a pink fleece, blue jeans and white trainers. She has collar length hair with grey roots and glasses. Cumbria police are appealing for anyone that may have seen Gwendolyn to get in touch by calling 101. She could be in the Silloth or Carlisle areas.
A Silloth man who was filmed playing golf while claiming thousand of pounds in benefits has been ordered by a court to re-pay the money.
Andy Burn reports.
Hundreds of golfers are competing in the west Cumbria for the prestigious English Amateur Championship.
The event is being staged at Silloth Golf Club, with some playing at Seascale.
Hundreds of amateur golfers tee'd off at Silloth-on-Solway golf club for the second day of the English Amateur Championship.
Hundreds of amateur golfers tee'd off at Silloth-on-Solway golf club for the second day of the English Amateur Championship. In total 288 amateurs will play two matches in the hope of scoring enough points to place them in the top 64 which will secure them a place in Saturday's final.
To ensure all players have participated in two matches before the final some of the rounds are being played in Seascale but the final will be played in Silloth. There are 24 Cumbrians involved who are hoping to lift the trophy which has previously been won by Sir Nick Faldo and Paul Casey.
Seb Crookall-Nixon, 18, from Cockermouth is one of those hoping to use the home advantage to clinch the title. Seb was involved in a car accident earlier in the year. Following a break to recover the teenager's focus is on a professional golfing career.
– Seb Crookall-Nixon
'I had 10 weeks out after the car accident and in some ways I am very lucky to be here. Hopefully playing at Silloth will give me a home advantage of sorts but I am not complacent. I still have to play two competitive matches and hopefully will do enough to get to the final.'