Kendal Calling ends

Music lovers from all over the country arrived for one of the region's biggest festivals.

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Making the most of the mud at Kendal Calling

Torrential rain has turned Kendal Calling festival into a mudbath.

Some festival goers have given up and left creating long delays on the roads around Lowther Deer Park in the Lake District, with others heading to surrounding hotels to try and dry out.

For those who've decided to stay and brave it, there seemed to be only one option remaining.

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