Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron has paid tribute to comedian Ronnie Corbett who has died, aged 85.
Writing on Twitter, the Liberal Democrat leader said the comedian was responsible for people saying "language, Timothy" to him for the last 30 years.
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A journalist from Carlisle is among the women commentators who have received bomb threats via the social networking site, Twitter.
Grace Dent, who writes for the Independent, is one of several women to receive the threats, which she re-posted on her Twitter page.
The Metropolitan Police has confirmed it is investigating. No arrests have been made.