Health experts in Cumbria are backing the Governments call for a minimum price per unit for alcohol.
Alcohol abuse is said to account for a higher than average admissions to hospital and is responsible for more than half of all violent crimes.
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A look ahead at the forecast for the Border region
A selection of some of the best sunrise pictures from across the region, sent in by ITV Border viewers.
Chilly start. Some frost in places, icy patches possible too. Cloud and sunny spells today, hazier in the west later