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Labour leader speaks at Miners' Gala

Ed Miliband has become the first Labour leader since 1989 to address the Durham Miners' Gala.

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Miliband to address Miner's Gala

Ed Miliband is due to become the first Labour leader to address the Durham Miners' Gala in more than 20 years.

Dave Hopper, general secretary of the Durham Miners' Association, said he hoped people would welcome him, after his predecessors John Smith, Tony Blair and Gordon Brown refused to visit.

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