A North East fundraiser is jetting off today ahead of his latest challenge. Mark Allison, also known as Run Geordie Run is planning to run across Australia.
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The colours red, white and blue have been projected onto the monument following yesterday's terrorist attack at Westminster.
After Wednesday's downpours things are looking more settled.
Durham PCC, Ron Hogg is urging members of the public to "stay strong and stay together" by sharing intelligence to defeat terrorism.