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The 133rd Durham Miners Gala is taking place in Durham.
Marching has already begun with speeches from the Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn expected later this afternoon at Durham Racecourse.
Over 200,000 people are expected to attend the historic event in the city.
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Jeremy Corbyn has praised the work carried out by Durham Miners' Association Secretary Dave Hopper.
Jeremy Corbyn at the funeral of Dave Hopper, former Secretary of the Durham Miner's Association. https://t.co/vSRV48YpbE
Dave Hopper helped revive the popularity of the Durham Miners' Gala and had recently shared a platform with Jeremy Corbyn at the 132nd event. He died suddenly a short time after the 2016 Big Meeting.
At his funeral today, Jeremy Corbyn thanked him for everything he had done.
Jeremy Corbyn addresses funeral saying: "Davey thank you for everything you did for all of us."
Friends and colleagues of Durham Miners' Association Secretary, Dave Hopper, have been paying tribute to him following his death.
Mr Hopper died on Saturday. He was a stalwart of left-wing politics and was part of a team that helped revive the popularity of the Durham Miners' Gala.
Long time friend, Ian Lavery, MP for Wansbeck and former President of the National Union of Mineworkers, says he was devastated to hear of his death.
The Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has led tributes Dave Hopper, the Durham Miners' Gala secretary, who has died suddenly.
Dave Hopper of Durham Miners was a pillar of strength for the working class. A huge loss - he will be greatly missed https://t.co/PwDcOcTlK8
Dave Hopper may his life and values of Peace Justice and Social Solidarity be an inspiration to future generations https://t.co/H4vlMqUZIy
We are saddened to learn that Durham Miners' Association president Dave Hopper has passed away. A staunch fighter... https://t.co/VkOOSW0G0F
Dave Hopper of the Durham Miners was a giant in the Labour movement and a staunch Socialist, R.I.P. our friend.... https://t.co/SwNMCb9TXa
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