Snow drifting is making the A591 impassable at Thirlmere. Cumbria Police said a JCB digger was working to clear the snow, but drivers were advised to avoid the area.
More top news
Sarah McClay was mauled by a tiger at South Lakes Safari Zoo in 2013. The Zoo will be prosecuted for alleged health and safety breaches.
A look ahead at the forecast for the Border region.
The leader of Cumbria County Council says it will need to make further cuts, and that frontline services will be in the firing line.