There has been mixed reaction to today's budget statement by the Chancellor today (Wednesday).
Persistent rain has caused some low level - but in places, serious flooding locally today (Wednesday) with several rivers on Flood Warning and Alert status while residents and businesses on low-lying land have seen their properties affected.
Calls are being made for clarity in this week’s Budget surrounding the future of Cumbria’s biggest industrial project.
Sellafield workers are to go on strike again in a continued row over pay.
A5087 Coast Road both ways closed due to flooding near Riddings Lane.