The North East's Brave Hearts

The bravery and courage of thirty four of the region's most deserving and inspirational children will be recognised at a special ceremony at St James' Park in Newcastle today.

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The region honours its Brave Hearts

The awards ceremony is held annually by the Brave Hearts charity Credit: Brave Hearts of the North East

Children from across the region will today (November 15th) be honoured in a special awards ceremony held by Brave Hearts of the North East charity at St James' Park.

The Brave Heart award is given to children who have shown courage battling to overcome illness, handicap, or other difficulties in life.

Thirty four children have been nominated for the awards, from Berwick down to York and across to Cockermouth and Penrith.

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