Olympic gold medalist Steve Cram has been speaking to ITV News about how the organisers of the Marathon of the North, and those taking part, will be paying tribute to the victims of the Boston bombings this weekend.
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The Ghana international was on loan from Chelsea last season and has now signed a four-year deal with Newcastle United
The North East has paid its respect to victims of the Manchester bombing, as people and public figures came together and monuments lit up.
The club had been due to stage a homecoming parade to celebrate the club's FA Vase win at Wembley