Runners in the region are training for the Bupa Great North 10k. The race takes place on 23rd June and is very important to one man in particular. 19-year-old Toby Henderson has autism. Last year runners raised money for his foundation. This year, he's doing it himself.
Charities came together to launch the Great North 10k. It will take place on 23rd June and 5,000 people are expected to take part.