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Date: Friday, Jan 30 2015 Weather: Friday - 15:00 GMT: Sunny, 2°C (36°F)

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Iconic structure to get a facelift

Date: Friday 30th January 2015
Northern Viaduct Trust chairman Mike Sunderland at the spectacular Smardale Gill structure, which is to be restored using modern methods.

A SPECTACULAR Upper Eden viaduct is to be closed for two weeks as work gets under way on a major waterproofing and restoration project which will cost more than £200,000.

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Body found in Penrith town centre

Date: Friday 30th January 2015
A police officer stands guard at the entrance to the area where the body was found.

POLICE in Penrith are investigating after a body was found in the town centre this morning.

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Gritters fight Arctic blast

Date: Thursday 29th January 2015
The scene at Croglin this morning, as captured by Kathryn Pigdon.

CUMBRIA'S gritters have been out in force fighting against treacherous road conditions caused by heavy snowfall — mainly in the north of the county.

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