THERE are delays at several areas of the A590 as holidaymakers leave Cumbria at the end of the Easter break.

The AA travel map shows heavy congestion at Backbarrow, Newby Bridge, Lindale and the section of the A590 approaching the M6.

The Mail: The A590 as of 11.30amThe A590 as of 11.30am (Image: AA)

The average speed is said to be around 10mph in some areas.