Trains between Carlisle and Newcastle are very busy today because of the closure of the line between Newcastle and Edinburgh. Extra carriages are being added where possible.
More top news
The value of forestry to the Scottish economy has increased to £1 billion for the first time, say Forestry Commission Scotland.
The family of a young man killed by an over the limit driver team up with Cumbria Police to launch 2015 Christmas drink-driving crackdown.
Warnings in place for parts of the region as rain heads into cold air....just in time for the start of December and the Tuesday rush hour