The Northern Powerhouse Minister, Jake Berry MP, has been visiting Carlisle Airport today as nearly £5million government funding was announced.
Mr Berry told ITV Border that the transport network throughout the county would also be reviewed, to improve connectivity to the airport:
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Emergency services are on the scene, at a farm in the Shawhead area.
Homes were evacuated as fire crews worked through the night to get the blaze under control. No one was injured.
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