POLICE have said a ewe and two lambs have been killed in a dog attack at Skelwith Fold near Ambleside.

The incident is believed to have happened sometime between 10am yesterday morning (Saturday) ajnd 8am today (Sunday).

Police are appealing for witnesses and have urged dog owners to keep their pets on a lead.

Anyone with information should contact Pc Alan Buchanan of Windermere Police by calling the non-ememergency number 101.