Geoffrey Davison is Emily Wilding Davison's great nephew. He travelled from Sydney, Australia, to the region so he could take part in the celebrations of her life, 100 years on.
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Predominantly dry over the coming few days with variable cloud & some sunshine. Cool start but daytime temperatures should recover a little
War veterans taking part in the walk of Britain got a singing send-off from school pupils in Northumberland.
A cast of the skull of St Bede - the English scholar who is considered to be the founder of English history - will go on display in Jarrow.