Anniversary for rail route

Celebrations and activities are taking place along the railway line between Newcastle and Carlisle as the route celebrates its 175th anniversary.

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Full Report: 175th anniversary for region's rail route

The oldest coast to coast passenger route in the UK is celebrating its 175th anniversary. The route linking the cities of Newcastle and Carlisle opened in the 1830s.

Celebrations have been taking place along the route, Hannah McNulty went along for the ride.

Watch her full report below.

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