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Remembrance Day standard bearer 'so proud'

Part of today's remembrance parade in Sunderland saw the standard being carried of the 160th (Wearside) Brigade Royal Field Artillery, which hasn't been displayed in the city for decades.

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Remembrance Day observed in the North East

Villages, towns and cities across the region have fallen silent for remembrance Sunday.

Thousands turned out to pay their respects to those who sacrificed their lives in conflicts.

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Remembrance Day 'not just about history'

One of the many services held around the North East was in Heddon-on-the-Wall, Northumberland, where the Revered Audrey McCartan lead the ceremony.

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