Rolling roadblock in force on A1 between A690 Carrville and Washington services n/bound due to protest by bikers over EU regs. @itvtynetees
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The trophy started at Hadrian's Wall before passing through Hexham and Newcastle on its way to Alnwick.
Andrew Pullan's canoe capsized and he was pulled under the water near Barnard Castle in October 2013.
298 people were killed in the atrocity including Newcastle United fans Liam Sweeney & John Alder.