Cumbria County Council will start work on a £320,000 resurfacing scheme on 6 June, between 6.00pm and 12.30am.Read the full story ›
The A591 Windermere Road in Kendal has now been re-opened following a crash involving a motorbike and an Audi A1 this morning.
Both drivers were seriously injured and the road was closed for five hours.
Many are hoping the good weather, the reopening of the A591 and uncertainty over some foreign travel could help boost visitor numbers.Read the full story ›
A number of roadwork projects in Cumbria will be temporarily lifted over the Bank Holiday Weekend, to make travel easier.Read the full story ›
There will be major delays to almost all railway services in the region over the three days. Replacement buses will be operating.Read the full story ›
Police and local authorities in Cumbria are issuing road traffic and safety advice ahead of the Appleby Horse Fair, which begins next week.Read the full story ›
A local MSP has hit out at proposals to axe a number of bus routes in the Scottish Borders.
John Lamont, MSP for Ettrick, Roxburgh and Berwickshire, says he has requested a meeting with First Group, which is considering the cuts.
While these services may not be that well used, in a rural area like the Borders they are vital for some, including pensioners and those who don’t drive.
Instead of cutting services, I want bus operators and the Council to work together to ensure that we have a properly integrated transport system in the Borders which fits people’s needs.
First Group is considering cutting eleven routes fully, and reducing one other service, in order to focus its resources on other areas.Read the full story ›
People travelling south of Cumbria by train are facing delays of up to an hour.
It's due to a train fault between Lancaster and Preston, and southbound services are expected to be affected until around 12pm.
Replacement buses are conveying passengers between Preston and Lancaster in both directions until further notice.
A scheme is underway in the Scottish Borders to teach young teenagers how to drive, long before they're old enough to take the test.
The idea is to build their road awareness skills, and ensure they're fully prepared to take the wheel.
ITV Border's Matthew Taylor has this report.