The hot weather has led to a massive increase in tourists coming to enjoy our region's attractions and beautiful countryside.
Matthew Taylor braved the sun to bring us this report:
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We spoke to the various political party candidates, all vying for the west Cumbrian seat.
Fiona Mills, who was the UKIP candidate in Carlisle during the general election says she's "delighted'.
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