CUMBRIA is being battered by gale force winds and heavy rain this evening.
THE Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for the county as severe gales are expected.
TWO women have been assaulted outside Bar Five in Barrow.
Cumbria Police are investigating the sudden death of an 8-month-old girl from Carlisle.
A RAPIST who committed a terrifying sex assault on a woman in Barrow is back behind bars after attacking another woman in a chilling incident in Blackpool.
THE rain and high winds failed to stop the festive folk of the Christmas capital of Furness heading out to see the annual lights switch on.