Full Report: Tyneside's Tolkien secret

On the day the new film The Hobbit:" An Unexpected Journey" is released, a secret has been revealed on Tyneside.

The author of The Hobbit, J.R.R.Tolkien had strong links to Newcastle.

To discover what it's all about we visited a cemetery in Newcastle.

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Hobbit history found in Newcastle

On the day that new film The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey is released, something unexpected has been unearthed on Tyneside - our very own piece of Hobbit history. The aunt of author JRR Tolkien was buried in Jesmond in Newcastle.