Members at Lake District National Park Authority development committee have been told it is unusual to grant temporary permission for a plan like this, but it is perfectly legal and there are very specific reasons why this would be an 18 month trial period.
More top news
A look ahead at the weekend forecast for the Border region.
After a nine-month re-development, people can now journey on the La'al Ratty railway to the new Ravenglass Railway Museum.
An art exhibition will be taking place this weekend at the Rose Castle, which used to be the private home of the Bishops of Carlisle.