Voting takes place in Cumbria in the county's first election for a Police and Crime Commissioner.
PCCs are being elected to each police force in England outside London. Their responsibilities will include overseeing budgets, setting priorities and appointing Chief Constables.
More top news
Deputy First Minister says new curriculum inform based on teachers judgement is "reliable".
Police Scotland say it has received numerous reports of collisions due to 'treacherous' driving conditions on the A75.
A wintry forecast for the Border region.