Thousands of people are descending on Kendal, for the town's annual Mountain Festival.

Outdoor enthusiasts from all around the world visit the event, which brings around one million pounds into the local economy.

Outdoor enthusiasts from all around the world are visiting. Credit: ITV Border

This year, money is being raised to help rebuild communities devastated by the earthquakes in Nepal.

Nepal is very close to a lot of our hearts and we felt it right to celebrate everything positive about that country but also to support them.

Steve Scott, Kendal Mountain Festival