THE body of a man has been found in a motorhome near Stainton Aqueduct.

Cumbria Police were called out at 7.27am today after concerns were raised about a man's wellbeing.

When they arrived the man was already dead.


The identity of the man has not yet been confirmed.

His death was not being treated as suspicious, said police.

A Canal & River Trust spokesperson said: "We are very sad to hear these reports.

"We understand the police are in the process of establishing exactly what happened, and we will do all we can to help as they continue their investigation."