Leader of the Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn MP, will be visiting flood-hit areas of the Border region today.
He will be visiting Cockermouth Main Street this morning and flooded properties in Botcherby, Carlisle later.
He will also be joined by Shadow Environment Secretary, Kerry McCarthy MP.
A falling tree hit two men when they left their bus to remove another fallen tree from the road.
The RSPCA are offering short-term boarding for the pets of people made homeless by the flooding.
A band of rain spreading into tomorrow will bring the potential for further disruption across Cumbria, the Environment Agency has said.