Despite walking away from another franchise, Virgin Trains and Stagecoach shared £51.2m in dividends.
Passengers are still warned to expect delays on the line between Carlisle and Preston.
Trains between Oxenholme and Penrith are affected after a landslip blocks the line.
Live coverage of Saturday's National League game between Bromley and Barrow.
Live coverage of Saturday's League Two game between Carlisle United and Morecambe.
Homes are left without power, trees block rural roads and flood defences fail in the stormy weather.
The RMT will have their 31st strike on Saturday over a long-running dispute over train guards.
Paul Worthington viewed adult porn on the device before the 13-month-old's death, but it was not seized by police at the time.
Trigga T was a senior member of the London-based Nation gang, which flooded a northern town with drugs.
GlaxoSmithKline is to axe 191 jobs, more than half of the workforce at the Ulverston site.
Meet three child artists who are displaying their work at one of the UK's most prestigious comic art festivals.
A consultant psychiatrist is accused of adding herself to an 84-year-old woman's £1.3m will.
A consultant psychiatrist was set to inherit an 84-year-old's cottage and £300,000, a court hears
Thomas Jones was found to be 30 times the legal limit for a metabolite of cocaine.
Copeland Council said it had brought in experts to better protect it from future attacks.
The North West Ambulance Service has suspended the pair while an investigation takes place
The Ruskin Museum Trust also wants the vessel to go on show in an extension specially built for it.
The 95-year-old won 14 caps for his country and scored twice in the 1954 World Cup.
Pennies were used for Ulverston-born Stan Laurel, and cents for the US citizen Oliver Hardy.
Campaigners claim "overwhelming support" while landowner Lowther Estates says it wants "dialogue".