Motorists are being warned that the A590 is closed between the Greenodd and Meathop roundabouts following a collision. A one-vehicle collision was reported to police at Newby Bridge at 12.37pm. A diversion is in place along the A5084 and then onto the A591. The A590 is expected to be closed for some time.
Police are warning drivers that the M6 is currently closed in both directions between junctions 35 and 36 after a number of vehicles were reportedly in collision. Emergency services are attending. Motorists are asked to drive with care on the approach to this area and to drive to the conditions they face.
MP pushes National Park Authority to keep the Lake District open for all after gates enforced on popular bridleway Local MP Tim Farron has written to the Chief Executive of the Lake District National Park Authority urging him to rethink plans to restrict access to Gatescarth Pass near Haweswater. Recently, two padlocked gates have been […]
Police have arrested two men following the theft of an ATM from The Square, Milnthorpe, this morning. Officers were alerted at 3.53am to the theft, which involved a number of vehicles. A police response was launched which led to the arrests of two men, aged 37 and 30, from the north east of England. They […]
Local MP Tim Farron met with the Chancellor yesterday to make the case for a much-needed tax break for businesses on Cumbria’s high streets. The Government are currently proposing a Digital Services Tax of 2% for online companies which would pay towards a cut of a third on business rates for small firms. But during […]