The Blur and Gorillaz frontman Damon Albarn is arriving at Carlisle Station later with his music collective Africa Express.
The group of 80 musicians from around the world usually get together for events like Glastonbury Festival, but this week they are touring the country playing free gigs instead.
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47-year-old Gary McKee from Cleator Moor ran 100 marathons on 100 successive days, finishing with the London marathon this weekend.
Passengers on services between Carlisle, west Cumbria, Newcastle and on the Carlisle to Settle line can expect delays from Friday.
A village phone box in D&G has been saved from scrap after villagers bought it and converted it into 'The Wee Book Hoose'.