A former prisoner of war from Berwick who became famous when he forgave his torturers has died aged 93.
Eric Lomax wrote a book about his experiences working on the infamous Burma railway, made famous in the film The Bridge on the River Kwai.
Now another film has been made, this time about Eric.
Derek Proud has been looking back at his life.
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Vera Robinson MBE has died at the age of 101. She had been a fundraiser for the Redcar RNLI lifeboat station since she was 16 years old.
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With just 49 days until the start of the Rugby World Cup, the Webb Ellis Cup is touring our region.