Large and happy crowds have greeted The Queen who's spent the day visiting the North East as part of her Diamond Jubilee celebrations. Her Majesty and the Duke of Edinburgh began their tour in Sunderland. It's the latest stop on their Diamond Jubilee tour.
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The Queen is coming to the North East on July 18 and 19. Her Majesty and The Duke of Edinburgh will visit Sunderland, Gateshead and Durham.