Full report: Prisoners assist in buried sheep rescue

Prisoners from Haverigg have been helping to dig out sheep from a farm in west Cumbria- five days on from last week's huge snowfall.

Many farms have lost animals and some are still very badly affected.

Our rural affairs correspondent Tim Backshall reports from Corney Fell:


Winter Weather

Heavy snow and strong winds cause problems throughout Cumbria, Dumfries and Galloway and the Scottish Borders.