Villages where all the soldiers who fought in WWI returned home safely are being officially commemorated.
Two bikers from Wales are travelling the country, visiting all 51 'thankful' villages, including Meldon in Northumberland.
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The vigil will see Teaching Assistants passing their banner on in hourly intervals throughout the day from Monday to Thursday.
The initiative, which will culminate in a viral video on International women's day, will contain a compilation of self-filmed videos.
Headstones were knocked over in at least two separate incidents at Hebburn Cemetery in South Tyneside.