The tourist season in Cumbria launched in Pooley Bridge with a special event on Ullswater.
A campaign has also begun to promote accessible tourism in Eden for English Tourism Week.
More top news
As temperatures are set to soar across the region, here are some tips on how to stay safe and cool this summer.
The world's biggest Human Slingshot has opened in Dumfries and Galloway today.
Six former British soldiers, including three from this region, have been told today that they will go on trial in India on weapons charges.